Female Black Woodpecker

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Colouring Black body, red on back of head onlyl
Voice Loud high and plaintive
Feeds on Insect larvae and ants
Flight Direct and strong
Nesting Tree
Social Solitary
Female Black Woodpecker
Female Black Woodpecker
Page Last Updated 4/7/2018 4:25:00 AM
Base Information
Sex Female
Age Both
Status Secure
Order Piciformes
Family Picidae
Species Dryocopus martius
Category Woodpeckers
StdName Black Woodpecker
Vital Statistics
Length 40 to 46 cms
Weight 250 to 370 gms
Wingspan 67 to 73 cms
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Medium
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Long
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
Region NANNorth America
Country USNUnited States


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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Female Black Woodpecker (Species=Dryocopus martius / Standard Name=Black Woodpecker)