American Three-toed Woodpecker

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American Three-toed Woodpecker

Picoides dorsalis
  • ORDER: Piciformes
  • FAMILY: Picidae
Basic Description

Found in boreal forests and montane coniferous forests across North America. Because of its choice of habitat, it is infrequently seen by most people.

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Other Names
  • Pico Tridáctilo Americano (Spanish)
  • Pic à dos rayé (French)
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