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Susan Brown Matsumoto

Portal, Arizona, United States


The acorn woodpecker is a medium-sized woodpecker, 21 cm long, with an average weight of 85 g.
Scientific name: Melanerpes formicivorus
Rank: Species
Higher classification: Melanerpes

Taken at Cave Creek Ranch nestled in the canyon walls in Portal, Arizona. All the wildlife felt safe and it was amazing to watch them do their thing. This guy found a way to hang and munch and seemed quite content doing it.

Hang And Munch

Hang And Munch

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