Black Woodpecker

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Dryocopus martius   Scientific name 
Piciformes                     Order
Picidae                  Family   
40-46 cm                  Length
Boreal & temperate forest from 100 - 2,400 m in: Albania, ArmeniaAustria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia, Bulgaria, China, Corse, CroatiaCzech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iran, Italy, JapanKazakhstan, North Korea, South Korea, LatviaLithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Mongolia, The Netherlands, Norway,   Poland, Romania, Russia, SiciliaSlovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, TibetTurkey, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Habitat-Altitude-Range
3–5 white eggs; incubated for 12–14 days by both parents; young fledge 27–28 days. Clutch  
Insects, larvae, nuts, and seeds, and some fruit. Food   Diet
704 World Number
Least Concern Status

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Black Woodpecker call
(Dryocopus martius)
Niels Krabbe XC25632
25-05-1982, Denmark

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