Woodpeckers

There are nearly 200 species of woodpeckers. They are found throughout the world exept extreme polar regions, Australia, New Zealand, New Guinea and Madagascar. They have strong bills for pecking and long tongues to catch food. They use their strong tails to assist in climbing trees. They feed on insects found in the trees.

Woodpeckers Flickers and Woodcreepers

 

Red-headed Woodpecker

Bismarck North Dakota

 

Northern Flicker

Cross Ranch State Park

North Dakota

 

Three-toed Woodpecker

Katmai National Park

Alaska

 

Ladder-backed Woodpecker Laguna Seca Ranch

Texas

 

Pale-billed Woodpecker

Tortuguero National Park

Costa Rica

 

Ruddy Treerunner

San Gerardo de Dota

Costa Rica

 

Green-barred Woodpecker Buenos Aires

Argentina

 

Narrow-billed Woodcrepper

Buenos Aires

Argentina

 

Chestnut-colored Woodpecker

Tortuguero National Park

Costa Rica

 

Acorn Woodpecker

San Gerardo de Dota

Costa Rica

 

Strong-billed Woodcreeper

Tandayapa

Ecuador

 

Downy Woodpecker

Burleigh County

North Dakota

 

Downy Woodpecker

Burleigh County

North Dakota

 

Northern Flicker

General Sibley Park

Bismarck North Dakota

 

Red-bellied Woodpecker

St. Augustine

Florida

 

Golden-fronted Woodpecker Frontera Audubon Society

Texas

 

Black-cheeked Woodpecker

Sleeping Giant

Belize

 

Hoffman's Woodpecker

Alajuela

Costa Rica

 

Northern-barred Woodcrepper

Tortuguero National Park

Costa Rica

 

Narrow-billed Woodcrepper

Buenos Aires

Argentina

 

Magelanic Woodpecker

Los Glaciares National Park

Argentina

 

Golden-olive Woodpecker

Rancho Suamox

Ecuador

 

Black-cheeked Woodpecker

Rancho Suamox

Ecuador

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