Clicking on a photo will open a slideshow carousel. The Downy Woodpecker is a small woodpecker, 5.5-6.7″ (14-17cm). It is often confused with the medium-size Hairy Woodpecker, the main differences being length of beak and overall size, 7.1-10.2 (18-26cm).
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