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European green woodpecker European green woodpecker<br />
Scientific name: Picus viridis European Green Woodpecker,France,Geotagged,Picus viridis,Summer Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

European green woodpecker

European green woodpecker
Scientific name: Picus viridis

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  1. Lovely woodpecker! Nice capture! Posted 8 months ago
    1. Thanks a lot Posted 8 months ago

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The European Green Woodpecker is a member of the woodpecker family Picidae. There are four subspecies and it occurs in most parts of Europe and in western Asia. All have green upperparts, paler yellowish underparts, a red crown and moustachial stripe which has a red centre in males but is all black in females.

Species identified by Dr Harsha Vardhan Reddy
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By Dr Harsha Vardhan Reddy

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Uploaded Sep 14, 2019. Captured Sep 13, 2019 19:23 in 46 Avenue du Dr Albert Schweitzer, 33600 Pessac, France.
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • f/6.3
  • 1/250s
  • ISO1250
  • 600mm