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Red-headed Woodpecker

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Alternate name
Melanerpes erythrocephalus   Scientific name 
Piciformes                     Order
Picidae                  Family   
21-25 cm Length
Forest, Grassland, Savanna, Canada, USA, Habitat
4-7 white eggs Incubation : 12-13 days. Fledge  27-30 Clutch  
Invertebrates, small creatures, fruit, nuts, berries & seeds Food   Diet
571 World Number
Near Threatened      Status

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Embedded sound Red-headed Woodpecker call
(Melanerpes erythrocephalus erythrocephalus)
Don Jones XC16630
06-04-2005, United States

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