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 Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius)




Yellow-bellied Sapsucker | Sphyrapicus varius photo
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker

Photograph by dominic sherony. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker | Sphyrapicus varius photo
Female Yellow-bellied Sapsucker - molting juvenile.

Photograph by Ken Thomas. License: Public Domain.  (view image details)

YELLOW-BELLIED SAPSUCKER FACTS

Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Piciformes
Family:Picidae
Genus:Sphyrapicus
Species:varius
Common Name:Yellow-bellied Sapsucker


Relatives in same Genus
  Red-naped Sapsucker (S. nuchalis)
  Red-breasted Sapsucker (S. ruber)