Compare with Similar Species
Click on an image to compare
- Medium to large woodpecker.
- Grayish brown.
- Barred on top, spotted below.
- Black crescent on chest.
- Rump white, conspicuous in flight.
- Yellow patches in wings obvious in flight.
Immature DescriptionJuvenile resembles adult, but colors duller.
Relative Sizebetween robin and crow
- Both Sexes
- Length: 11.0 in (28 cm)
- Weight: 3.3-4.5 oz (92-129 g)
- Wingspan: 18.9 in (48 cm)