Bermuda flicker

Bermuda flicker

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Colaptes oceanicus

The Bermuda flicker is an extinct woodpecker from the genus Colaptes. It was confined to Bermuda and is known only by fossil remains dated to the Late Pleistocene and the Holocene. However, an old travel report by explorer Captain John Smith from the 17th century may also refer to this species.

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References

1. Bermuda flicker Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bermuda_flicker
2. Bermuda flicker on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/62322970/119208417

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