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Great Spotted Woodpecker

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Location: Forest Farm NR Date: 21/03/2015
Scientific Name: Dendrocopos major Pic By: Jen
Family: Woodpecker Size: 22cm
ISO: 1000 Gender: M
Equipment: Canon 7D/300L Lens + 1.4x Wingspan: 36cm
Description: The great spotted woodpecker is a bird species of the woodpecker family. It is distributed throughout Europe and northern Asia, and usually resident year-round except in the colder parts of its range.

Great Spotted Woodpecker

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Location: Loch Garten, Abernathy Woods Date: 25/05/2013
Scientific Name: Dendrocopos major Pic By: Mark
Family: Woodpecker Size: 22cm
ISO: 800 Gender: M
Equipment: Canon 7D/300L F4 + 1.4x Wingspan: 36cm
Description: Description to come soon!

Green Woodpecker

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Location: Pagham Harbor Date: 21/04/2012
Scientific Name: Picus viridis Pic By: Jen
Family: Woodpecker Size: 32cm
ISO: 400 Gender: F
Equipment: Canon 7D/300L F4 + 1.4x Wingspan: 41cm
Description: The Green Woodpecker is a resident woodpecker in the UK, also resident in all of its range, from most parts of europe to western asia. Its a ground-feeding bird, mostly hunting for ants. It does not frequently drum on trees, but occasionally will give a short rapid drum. Mostly its located by its loud yaffle. Distinguishing between the male and the female is the colors of the moustache, where its solid black on the female, but the males have a red stripe in the centre of the black.

Green Woodpecker

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Location: Pagham Harbor Date: 23/04/2011
Scientific Name: Picus viridis Pic By: Mark
Family: Woodpecker Size: 32cm
ISO: 800 Gender: U
Equipment: Canon 30D/100-400L Lens Wingspan: 41cm
Description: The Green Woodpecker is a resident woodpecker in the UK, also resident in all of its range, from most parts of europe to western asia. Its a ground-feeding bird, mostly hunting for ants. It does not frequently drum on trees, but occasionally will give a short rapid drum. Mostly its located by its loud yaffle. Distinguishing between the male and the female is the colors of the moustache, where its solid black on the female, but the males have a red stripe in the centre of the black.

Great Spotted Woodpecker - Juvenile

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Location: Wyllie Date: 11/08/2008
Scientific Name: Dendrocopos major Pic By: Jen
Family: Woodpecker Size: ?
ISO: 500 Gender: J
Equipment: Canon 30D/100-400L Lens Wingspan: ?
Description: Description to come soon!

Great Spotted Woodpecker - Juvenile

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Location: Wyllie Date: 06/08/2008
Scientific Name: Dendrocopos major Pic By: Jen
Family: Woodpecker Size: ?
ISO: 640 Gender: J
Equipment: Canon 30D/100-400L Lens Wingspan: ?
Description: Description to come soon!

Great Spotted Woodpecker

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Location: Wyllie Date: 04/12/2007
Scientific Name: Dendrocopos major Pic By: Jen
Family: Woodpecker Size: 22cm
ISO: 500 Gender: M
Equipment: Canon 30D/70-300 Lens Wingspan: 36cm
Description: Description to come soon!

Great Spotted Woodpecker

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Location: Wyllie Date: 04/12/2007
Scientific Name: Dendrocopos major Pic By: Jen
Family: Woodpecker Size: 22cm
ISO: 500 Gender: M
Equipment: Canon 30D/70-300 Lens Wingspan: 36cm
Description: Description to come soon!

Green Woodpecker - Juvenile

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Location: WWT Arundel Date: 03/09/2007
Scientific Name: Picus viridis Pic By: Jen
Family: Woodpecker Size: ?
ISO: 400 Gender: J
Equipment: Canon 30D/70-300 Lens Wingspan: ?
Description: Description to come soon!