A female, I think. (The Downy Woodpecker, that is... I have no ideas about the lantern's potential gender.) This small bird was totally black and white, without the characteristic back red neck spot that males sport.
|Female Downy Woodpecker, backyard Regina, SK © SB|
What is this? Female Downy Woodpecker
Location: Backyard, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada Prairie Passages Tour
Photo date: Nov. 8, 2014.