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Greater Spotted Woodpecker

Observed: 17th December 2011 By: it2263
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Description:

Greater spotted woodpecker feeding on bread left in back garden during the first snowfall of the winter.

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Species interactions

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Red cap ...

... at the back of the crown shows this bird to be a male, females have no red cap while all juveniles have red on top and to the front of the crown.

Ray