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Flicker in a Tree

This female northern flicker (Colaptes auratus) had engineered itself a home out of a tree trunk. High above the ground, the cavity was well camouflaged amongst the other knots on the tree, but I heard a shrill call and managed to capture a few frames as it briefly peered out.

TAGS: Bird, Camouflage, Tree, Wyoming

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© Thomas Pepper.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2014
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2016, 6:58 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Wyoming, United States of America