redheaded woodpecker


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Noun1.redheaded woodpecker - black-and-white North American woodpecker having a red head and neckredheaded woodpecker - black-and-white North American woodpecker having a red head and neck
peckerwood, woodpecker, pecker - bird with strong claws and a stiff tail adapted for climbing and a hard chisel-like bill for boring into wood for insects
genus Melanerpes, Melanerpes - a genus of Picidae
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The prettiest species -- and probably the one you are least likely to see -- is the redheaded woodpecker. When I saw one, I thought I had been transported to the tropics.
Many birds, like the redheaded woodpecker, become homebuilders for other animals to hibernate when they carve out holes looking for food.
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Just then, a redheaded woodpecker flickered up to a tree on the edge of the woods.
He dreamed that a redheaded woodpecker was singing the strangely beautiful song compelling him to follow, saying, "Follow me and I will teach you."
One morning, a redheaded woodpecker took some dead bark off a limb, and I realized the tree was dying from Dutch elm disease.
The box was full of pecans the redheaded woodpecker had stored for the upcoming winter!