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Old Nov 21, 2013, 10:09 AM   #1
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Old Nov 21, 2013, 11:53 AM   #2
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Nice capture! I have never seen a female Downy! Thanks!
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Great shot Gary, how do you know it is a female?
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Marcelo, the female lacks the red patch on the hindcrown of the head. Great capture Gary. Super detail, as usual.
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Nice capture! I have never seen a female Downy! Thanks!
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Great shot Gary, how do you know it is a female?
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Marcelo, the female lacks the red patch on the hindcrown of the head. Great capture Gary. Super detail, as usual.
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Thanks, everyone. Steve's correct, Marcelo, although you can't see the back of her head in this image.
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