Northern Flicker

Colaptes auratus

Kingfishers and Woodpeckers

Northern Flicker

Colaptes auratus

Kingfishers and Woodpeckers

Northern Flicker
Northern Flicker

Daniel Fitzgerald

Daniel Fitzgerald

Brown back with black barring, white rump (easily visible in flight), spotted underparts, and red-colored underwings identify this species. Moustache on the side of male's face is red. Unlike other woodpeckers, often seen feeding on the ground. 

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