We are stumped

by Becki
(Rural)

Bird at our feeder. It is big, about the size of a fat dove. The breast is yellow. A black triangle at the beak. The rest is a brownish-gray, almost strip like. Beak is longer than most. Any ideas?

Comments for We are stumped

Click here to add your own comments

Jan 29, 2014
We are stumped NEW
by: Gwen

I've seen a flicker eat dogwood berries as well. Only once in fall of 2013.

Jan 28, 2014
we are stumped NEW
by: Brook

You say it has a triangle at the beak, do you mean a bib? If it is similar to a black tie with a "v" it would be a Northern Flicker but they eat ants and visit suet feeders.

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to What Is This Bird?.



Coming Soon

Recent Articles

  1. Little swooping bird

    Apr 27, 17 10:06 PM

    I live in Las Vegas NV. It's the end of April. I'm confused about this bird I saw today. I have hummingbird feeder and I've watched them for years. Never

    Read More

  2. Mini Roadrunner

    Apr 27, 17 10:05 PM

    The bird was a beautiful white, gray and black just walking very quick and precise. It saw the fence ahead and flew into the next yard and started the

    Read More

  3. Adult Male Breasted First Sighting in Florida

    Apr 26, 17 12:25 PM

    My hubby has five feeders strategically located in our backyard and has enjoyed this hobby for many years. During the migration season he will feed with

    Read More