new visitor to the suet feeder

by linda
(Columbia, MO, USA)

Black head, back and wings. I would guess a woodpecker. It was on the ground under the suet feeder. Bright and distinctive coloration. Crisp white chest with bright red neckerchief, point in the breast. Couldn't find any photos of woodpeckers with bright red neckerchiefs. Any ideas?

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May 01, 2013
You're right!! Thanks NEW
by: Anonymous

There was no doubt when I saw pictures online. Thanks so much.

May 01, 2013
You're right!! Thanks NEW
by: Anonymous

There was no doubt when I saw pictures online. Thanks so much.

Apr 24, 2013
New visitor NEW
by: Amy indiana

Rose breasted grosbeak maybe?

Apr 24, 2013
Re NEW
by: Anonymous

Rose breated grosbeak maybe?

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