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6 minutes ago, myusa68 said:

I thought a three toed....this has no red occipital patch of the hairy...no?

Only male Hairies have the red spot. American Three-toes have less white on the head and finely barred flanks, which are clean in your bird.

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And for what it’s worth, you’re not going to see a Three-toed at a feeder. They’re elusive and highly sought-after birds of high boreal forests and burn areas. 

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