Lewiss Woodpecker

Other Names: none

Distribution: western United States and Canada, moving to the northern parts of the range in summer and the southern parts in winter.

Lewiss Woodpecker distribution range map

Description:

Size: 27-29 cm in length.

Plumage: Both sexes have metallic greenish black above, a gray collar and breast with a pinkish-red belly, and a dark red face framed with greenish black cheeks. The legs are gray and the eyes and beak are black.

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Lewiss Woodpecker

Lewiss Woodpecker

Bill Shape
all-purpose
dagger
Eats
fruit
nuts
suet
sugar-water
sunflower-seed
Regions
alberta
arizona
arkansas
baja california
british columbia
california
colorado
idaho
iowa
kansas
labrador
manitoba
massachusetts
michigan
minnesota
missouri
montana
nebraska
nevada
new foundland
new mexico
new york
north dakota
nova scotia
oklahoma
ontario
oregon
rhodeisland
saskatchewan
south dakota
texas
utah
vermont
virginia
washington
wisconsin
wyoming
Tail Shape
squared-tail
Wing Shape
rounded-wings
Habitat
Forests
Grasslands
Color
sheen
black
green
Body Shape
tree-clinging
Size
medium
Order
woodpeckers, barbets, toucans, honeyguides - piciformes
woodpeckers and allies - picidae
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Bird Species