Gilded Flicker
Colaptes chrysoides
 (L 11" WS 18" WT 3.9 oz)
Found in deserts of southwest
U.S., Mexico including all of
the Baja Peninsula.
Saguaro West
Nat’l Forest
15Nov09
females
Andrew Spencer,
XC17964
If builders built buildings the way
programmers wrote programs,
then the first woodpecker that
came along would destroy civili-
zation.
        (Weinberg’s Second Law)