Williamson's Sapsucker Identification

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  • Size & Shape

    A medium-sized woodpecker with compact body, stout, medium-sized bill, and fairly long wings.

    Relative Size

    Notably larger than a Downy Woodpecker, smaller than a Northern Flicker.

    Relative Sizerobin sizedrobin-sized
    Measurements
    • Both Sexes
      • Length: 8.3-9.8 in (21-25 cm)
      • Weight: 1.6-1.9 oz (44-55 g)