The northern flicker (Colaptes auratus) is a medium-sized member of the
woodpecker family. ... Among them are: yellowhammer (as it's known as the state
bird of Alabama, not to be confused with t...
Learn how to identify Northern Flicker, its life history, cool facts, sounds and calls,
and watch videos. Northern Flickers are large, brown woodpeckers with a ...
Two very different-looking forms -- Yellow-shafted Flicker in the east and north,
and Red-shafted ... Photo: Alan_Gubanich/Great Backyard Bird Count Participant
The northern flicker also eats beetles, flies, butterflies, moths and snails, and
often forages amongst other birds including sparrows and blackbirds, either
The sounds of the birds' vocalizations has led to some of these names. The
Eastern race is also known as "Yellow-shafted Flicker" or "'Yellowhammer" in ...
Jan 29, 1999 ... The Northern Flicker is a bird of open areas and forest edges wherever open
ground is available. This species is also known as the Common ...
Woodpeckers are a family of birds -- the Picinae subfamily -- known for their
knock-knock-knocking on wood and their ability to climb tree trunks vertically.
Gallery of northern flicker pictures submitted by photographers. ... These images
have been donated by bird enthusiasts and are displayed here for your ...
Apr 29, 2011 ... the red-shafted flicker is a beautiful woodpecker which feeds a lot on the ... Wild
Bird House : Flicker, Red Bellied Woodpecker, Goldfinch ...
Apr 30, 2014 ... A lot of birds have been heard around: Cardinals, Northern Flickers, Red-bellied
woodpeckers, Nuthatch, Titmouse, Blue Jays and more.