Definition of Red-breasted sapsucker
1. Noun. Western North American sapsucker.
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Red-breasted Sapsucker
Literary usage of Red-breasted sapsucker
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1901)
"JAA Grinnell on Two Races of the red-breasted sapsucker. ... Not only has Mr. Grinnell separated a new form of red-breasted sapsucker, but claims to have ..."
2. Bulletin by Bureau of Biological Survey, United States (1907)
"Investigations show that the damage to timber, especially in the Southern States, is extensive and serious.1 red-breasted sapsucker. ..."
3. Color Key to North American Birds: With Bibliographical Appendix by Frank Michler Chapman, Chester Albert Reed (1912)
"Similar to No. 403, but colors deeper, red brighter; belly yellower. 403a. Northern red-breasted sapsucker (S. r. Ringe. ..."
4. North American Birds Eggs by Chester Albert Reed (1904)
"... that the present one, according to Bendire, shows a preference to nesting in live aspens. The eggs measure .90 x .65. 403. red-breasted sapsucker. ..."