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  • Scientific Names
    • Picoides pubescens
    • Dendrocopos pubescens
    • Dendrocopus pubescens
  • Spanish
    • Carpintero velloso-menor
  • English
    • Downy Woodpecker
  • French
    • pic mineur
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • DOWO

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Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

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larry522

Date

March 28, 2015

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Downy woodpecker Picoides pubescens

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joe5

Date

March 21, 2015 10:40 AM CDT

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Downy woodpecker Picoides pubescens

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joe5

Date

March 21, 2015 10:38 AM CDT

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Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

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suz

Date

March 28, 2015

Description

Source: http://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Red-bellied_Woodpecker/id

Note: I think this is the baby of the adult bird that I have posted. It was fun to watch them interact.

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Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

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veggi

Date

March 29, 2015 02:40 PM EDT

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Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

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coachwhipbooks

Date

March 28, 2015

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Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

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coachwhipbooks

Date

March 28, 2015

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DOWO Picoides pubescens

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zaccota

Date

March 27, 2015

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downy woodpecker Picoides pubescens

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pete_woods

Date

March 5, 2015 11:08 AM EST

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Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens) Picoides pubescens

Date

March 28, 2015 10:05 AM CDT

Description

Pecking on sugar maple tree branches.

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Downy woodpecker Picoides pubescens

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drdon

Date

March 14, 2015 03:13 PM EDT

Description

With other birds

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Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

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msieges

Date

March 3, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

The Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens) is a species of woodpecker, the smallest in North America.

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Conservation Summary

Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.