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 11/19/2019 2:20:03 PM
Base Information
Sex Female
Age Both
Status Secure
Order Piciformes
Family Picidae
Species Dryocopus martius
Category Woodpeckers
StdName Black Woodpecker
Vital Statistics
Length 15.7 to 18.1 ins
Weight 8.8 to 13.1 ozs
Wingspan 26.4 to 28.7 ins
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)