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132   IN THE ACADIAN LAND.

Kingbird, Tyrannus tyrannus. Very abundant. Traill's Flycatcher, Empidonax traillii. Not very common.

Least Flycatcher, Empidonax minimus. Common. Wood Pewee, Contopas virens. Common. Yellow-bellied Flycatcher, Empidonax flaviventris.

Rare.

WOODPECKERS.

Hairy Woodpecker, Dryobates villosus. Common. Downy Woodpecker, Dryobates pubescens. Common. Yellow-bellied Woodpecker, Sphyrapicus vurius. Com-

mon.

Flicker Golden-winged Woodpecker, Colaptes crumb's. Common.

Pileated Woodpecker (" Woodcock "), Ceophkeus pileatus. Rare.

Arctic Three-toed Woodpecker, Picoides arcticus. Rare.

American Three-toed Woodpecker, Picoides americanes. Rare.

Kingfisher, Ceryle alcyon. Common.

Black-billed Cuckoo, Coccyzus erythrophthalmus. Fairly common.

Crow, Corvus frugivorus. Abundant.

Raven, Corrus corax. Somewhat rare.

Blue Jay, Cyanocitta cristata. Very abundant. Canada Jay (" Meat Bird"), Periosoreus canadensis. Common.

Rusty Blackbird, Scoleocophagus carolinus. Very common.


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