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Family Description
Powerful toes and tails help most woodpeckers
use their strong chisel-like bills to excavate tree trunks.

In Stanley Park
Colaptes auratus Colaptes auratus
Flicker, Northern

Dryocopus pileatus Dryocopus pileatus
Woodpecker, Pileated

Picoides pubescens Picoides pubescens
Woodpecker, Downy

Picoides villosus Picoides villosus
Woodpecker, Hairy

Sphyrapicus ruber Sphyrapicus ruber
Sapsucker, Red-breasted


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