hairy woodpecker

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Related to Picoides villosus: Picoides pubescens

hairy woodpecker

n.
A black-and-white woodpecker (Picoides villosus) of North and Central America, having a solid white stripe down the back and a larger bill than the downy woodpecker, which it resembles.
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Species Common Name Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated Hummingbird Chaetura pelagica Chimney Swift Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed Cuckoo Colaptes auratus Northern Flicker Dryocopus pileatus Pileated Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied Woodpecker Meleagris gallopavo Wild Turkey Picoides pubescens Downy Woodpecker Picoides villosus Hairy Woodpecker Species Bluebell Bohm Sweet William Archilochus colubris 0.
A crania (SBMNH 783) agrees with Picoides villosus in size and configuration.
Common name Species AOU Code American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos AMCR American Goldfinch Spinus tristis AMGO American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla AMRE American Robin Turdus migratorius AMRO Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia BAWW Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus BCCH Blackburnian Warbler Dendroica fusca BLBW Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata BLJA Black-throated Green Warbler Dendroica virens BTNW Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina CHSP Cape May Warbler Dendroica tigrina CMWA Common Raven Corvus corax CORA Chestnut-sided Warbler Dendroica pensylvanica CSWA Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa GCKI Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus HAWO Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus HETH Mallard Anas platyrhynchos MALL Magnolia Warbler Dendroica magnolia MAWA Yellow-rumped Warbler D.