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Photos of Yellow-bellied Sapsucker - Sphyrapicus varius

Last modified on 2023-01-17. Dedicated page for wildlife photographers. Here, you will find valuable information including camera settings, date, and location for each photo. For more information about the species itself, please visit our website Fauna & Flora Photography, Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius)

This bird is a mid-sized woodpecker, breeding in Canada. It eats mostly arthropods, tree saps, fruits and nuts. A common species that, different to other woodpeckers in the area, migrates South in winter.

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius)

Surprise catch. Usually not very successful in spotting them, this one got close enough for a photo.

Parc Mont-Royal
2014-04-12

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS; 4.3-215mm; Focal Length 179mm; Exposure 1/1000; Aperture f6.5; Iso 400;


Written and regularly updated by Karl-Heinz Müller, Dipl. Natw. ETH, Biology. With 10 years of experience in wildlife photography, Karl-Heinz shares first-hand, on-site collected observations, photos and videos from his frequent visits to parks in Montreal and surrounding areas.

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