a.1.(Zool.) Like or pertaining to the Pici.
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The four-fold increase in visiting species immediately after fire was mainly the result of the appearance of birds that prefer disturbed habitats such as American Crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos) and American Robin (Turdus migratorius), but it also included the arrival of specialists such as the Black-backed Woodpecker (Picoides arcticus) and secondary cavity nesters such as the Tree Swallow.
Most Corvids and Picoids have territories much larger than we could detect with our 9 ha study plot.
Snag use by foraging black-backed woodpeckers (Picoides arcticus) in recently burned eastern boreal forests.