Male approaching a feeding female - quite interesting behaviour

Male approaching a feeding female - quite interesting behaviour
Species: Great Spotted Woodpecker   Dendrocopos major
Subspecies: major
Author: Per Johan
Friday, April 8, 2011
Added to IBC: 9 Apr 2011 - 14:42
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Altitude (m): 
287 meters


Recorded with Canon 7D DSLR, 300mm f4.0L IS lens. Originally 720p60, slowed down in post to 720p25. Shot from a blind.

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Per Johan, IBC1189053. Accessible at

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Per Johan, IBC1189053. Video of Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major at Lunner, Norway. Accessible at

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