The BioFiles - Bill Hubick

Downy Woodpecker (Dryobates pubescens)

Genus Dryobates  / Family Picidae  / Order Piciformes  / Class Aves  / Phylum Chordata  / Kingdom Animalia

A Downy Woodpecker in Washington County, Maryland (10/3/2009).

A Downy Woodpecker in Washington County, Maryland (10/3/2009).

A male Downy Woodpecker in Carroll Co., Maryland (1/5/2009).

A male Downy Woodpecker on Assateague Island, Maryland (11/4/2007).

I was surprised to find this female Downy Woodpecker feeding on the narrow stalk of a cattail. Frederick Co., Maryland (4/22/2007).

A male Downy Woodpecker poses amidst fall foliage in Allegany Co., Maryland (9/30/2007).

A Downy Woodpecker on Assateague Island in Worcester Co., Maryland (11/12/2016).

A male Downy Woodpecker photographed in southern Pennsylvania (11/26/2005).

Downy Woodpecker in Frederick County, Maryland (4/22/2007).


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Downy Woodpecker (Dryobates pubescens) - Map

For now, here's a fun heat map representation of my personal sightings in iNaturalist courtesy of iNaturalist.