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Bonelli's eagle chicks (Aquila fasciata) in nest pecking each other, aged one week, Andalusia , Spain, May.  -  Simon Littlejohn
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Simon Littlejohn / Bonelli's eagle chicks (Aquila fasciata) in nest pecking each other, aged one week, Andalusia , Spain, May.
King Penguins (Aptenodytes patagonicus) approached by an Antarctic Fur Seal (Arctocephalus gazella). A few pecks from the penguins caused the seal to retreat. Southern elephant seal (Mirounga leonina)...  -  Ben Cranke
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Ben Cranke / King Penguins (Aptenodytes patagonicus) approached by an Antarctic Fur Seal (Arctocephalus gazella). A few pecks from the penguins caused the seal to retreat. Southern elephant seal (Mirounga leonina)...
Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) male perched on tree trunk, trees covered in hoar frost. Kuusamo, Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. February. Commended in the Birds in the Environment Category of t...  -  Markus Varesvuo
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Markus Varesvuo / Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) male perched on tree trunk, trees covered in hoar frost. Kuusamo, Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. February. Commended in the Birds in the Environment Category of t...
Male Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) drilling a hole in a tree, hunting for insects, Bavarian Forest National Park, Bavaria, Germany, February.  -  Kerstin  Hinze
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Kerstin Hinze / Male Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) drilling a hole in a tree, hunting for insects, Bavarian Forest National Park, Bavaria, Germany, February.
Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) excavating nest hole. Valgamaa, Southern Estonia. April.  -  Sven  Zacek
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Sven Zacek / Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) excavating nest hole. Valgamaa, Southern Estonia. April.
Territorial Common raven (Corvus corax) on cliff top, tearing out vegetation, Eshaness, Northmavine, Shetland Islands, Scotland, UK, May.  -  Philippe Clement
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Philippe Clement / Territorial Common raven (Corvus corax) on cliff top, tearing out vegetation, Eshaness, Northmavine, Shetland Islands, Scotland, UK, May.
Juvenile Herring gull (Larus argentatus) pecking a suckling Grey seal (Halichoerus grypus) pup, Norfolk, England, UK. December.  -  Dave Bevan
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Dave Bevan / Juvenile Herring gull (Larus argentatus) pecking a suckling Grey seal (Halichoerus grypus) pup, Norfolk, England, UK. December.
Chinstrap penguin (Pygoscelis antarcticus) adding a stick to its nest and fighting with a neighbouring pair, Aitcho Island, South Shetland Islands.  -  Fred  Olivier
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Fred Olivier / Chinstrap penguin (Pygoscelis antarcticus) adding a stick to its nest and fighting with a neighbouring pair, Aitcho Island, South Shetland Islands.
Arctic tern (Sterna paridisea) mobbing, Arctic fox (Alopex lagopus) in Spitsbergen, Svalbard, Norway, July.  -  Ole  Jorgen Liodden
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Ole Jorgen Liodden / Arctic tern (Sterna paridisea) mobbing, Arctic fox (Alopex lagopus) in Spitsbergen, Svalbard, Norway, July.
Three-toed woodpecker (Picoides tridactylus) on tree trunk, Sarek National Park, Laponia World Heritage Site, Lapland, Sweden, September.  -  Erlend Haarberg
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Erlend Haarberg / Three-toed woodpecker (Picoides tridactylus) on tree trunk, Sarek National Park, Laponia World Heritage Site, Lapland, Sweden, September.
Mute swans (Cygnus olor) Highgate Ponds, Hampstead Heath, London, UK, February.  -  Matthew Maran
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Matthew Maran / Mute swans (Cygnus olor) Highgate Ponds, Hampstead Heath, London, UK, February.
Spotted redshank (Tringa erythropus), two males fighting in snow. Pasvik, Norway. May.  -  Erlend Haarberg
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Erlend Haarberg / Spotted redshank (Tringa erythropus), two males fighting in snow. Pasvik, Norway. May.
Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) male pecking on snowy tree trunk. Kuusamo, Finland. January.  -  David Tipling
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David Tipling / Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) male pecking on snowy tree trunk. Kuusamo, Finland. January.
Two Bonelli's eagle (Aquila fasciata) chicks in the nest, pecking each other, Andalusia, Spain, June.  -  Simon Littlejohn
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Simon Littlejohn / Two Bonelli's eagle (Aquila fasciata) chicks in the nest, pecking each other, Andalusia, Spain, June.
Griffon vulture (Gyps vulvus) chick pecking parent, trying to get attention, Andalusia, Spain, June.  -  Simon Littlejohn
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Simon Littlejohn / Griffon vulture (Gyps vulvus) chick pecking parent, trying to get attention, Andalusia, Spain, June.
Laysan albatross (Phoebastria immutabilis) attacking unrelated chick to keep it away from its own nesting area. Sand Island, Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge, Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Mo...  -  Doug Perrine
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Doug Perrine / Laysan albatross (Phoebastria immutabilis) attacking unrelated chick to keep it away from its own nesting area. Sand Island, Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge, Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Mo...
Eastern tiger swallowtail (Papilio glaucus) and Peck's skipper butterfly (Polites peckius) on swamp milkweed (Asclepias incarnata) French Creek State Park, Pennsylvania, USA. July.  -  Doug Wechsler
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Doug Wechsler / Eastern tiger swallowtail (Papilio glaucus) and Peck's skipper butterfly (Polites peckius) on swamp milkweed (Asclepias incarnata) French Creek State Park, Pennsylvania, USA. July.
Great horned owl (Bubo viginianus) pecking its mate, Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, Southern California, USA.  -  John Chan
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John Chan / Great horned owl (Bubo viginianus) pecking its mate, Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, Southern California, USA.
Cormorant chick (Phalacrocorax carbo) pecking at a Northern gannet (Morus bassanus) in breeding colony, competing for space, northern Norway, July.  -  Ismaele Tortella
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Ismaele Tortella / Cormorant chick (Phalacrocorax carbo) pecking at a Northern gannet (Morus bassanus) in breeding colony, competing for space, northern Norway, July.
Pileated woodpecker (Dryocopus pileatus) feeding, on tree trunk. Acadia National Park, Maine, USA. February.  -  George  Sanker
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George Sanker / Pileated woodpecker (Dryocopus pileatus) feeding, on tree trunk. Acadia National Park, Maine, USA. February.
Yellow-billed oxpecker (Buphagus africanus) pecking parasites on a Giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis), Serengeti National Park, Tanzania.  -  Fred  Olivier
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Fred Olivier / Yellow-billed oxpecker (Buphagus africanus) pecking parasites on a Giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis), Serengeti National Park, Tanzania.
Horned lark (Eremophila alpestris) predating a caterpillar, Southern Califoria, USA, June.  -  John Chan
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John Chan / Horned lark (Eremophila alpestris) predating a caterpillar, Southern Califoria, USA, June.
Horned lark (Eremophila alpestris) predating a caterpillar, Southern Califoria, USA, June.  -  John Chan
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John Chan / Horned lark (Eremophila alpestris) predating a caterpillar, Southern Califoria, USA, June.
Cooper's hawk (Accipiter cooperii) nestling pecking sibling, Southern California, USA, June.  -  John Chan
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John Chan / Cooper's hawk (Accipiter cooperii) nestling pecking sibling, Southern California, USA, June.
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius), male drumming, long exposure, New York, USA, April.  -  Marie  Read
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Marie Read / Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius), male drumming, long exposure, New York, USA, April.
Great blue herons (Ardea herodias) courting, bill dueling and bill snapping, Southern California, USA, March.  -  John Chan
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John Chan / Great blue herons (Ardea herodias) courting, bill dueling and bill snapping, Southern California, USA, March.
Juvenile Western gulls (Larus occidentalis) attacking an Elegant tern (Thalasseus elegans) with a broken wing, Southern California, USA, April.  -  John Chan
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John Chan / Juvenile Western gulls (Larus occidentalis) attacking an Elegant tern (Thalasseus elegans) with a broken wing, Southern California, USA, April.
Western gulls (Larus occidentalis) attacking an Elegant tern (Thalasseus elegans) with a broken wing, attempts to take flight, Southern California, USA, April.  -  John Chan
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John Chan / Western gulls (Larus occidentalis) attacking an Elegant tern (Thalasseus elegans) with a broken wing, attempts to take flight, Southern California, USA, April.
Western gulls (Larus occidentalis) attacking an Elegant tern (Thalasseus elegans) with a broken wing, attempts to take flight, Southern California, USA, April.  -  John Chan
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John Chan / Western gulls (Larus occidentalis) attacking an Elegant tern (Thalasseus elegans) with a broken wing, attempts to take flight, Southern California, USA, April.
Emperor penguin (Aptenodytes forsteri) brooding chick aged 1-3 weeks on feet. Atka Bay, Antarctica. August.  -  Stefan Christmann
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Stefan Christmann / Emperor penguin (Aptenodytes forsteri) brooding chick aged 1-3 weeks on feet. Atka Bay, Antarctica. August.
Slow motion clip of a male Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) drilling a hole in a tree, hunting for insects, Bavarian Forest National Park, Bavaria, Germany, February.  -  Kerstin  Hinze
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Kerstin Hinze / Slow motion clip of a male Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) drilling a hole in a tree, hunting for insects, Bavarian Forest National Park, Bavaria, Germany, February.
Slow motion clip of a male Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) drilling a hole in a tree, hunting for insects, Bavarian Forest National Park, Bavaria, Germany, February.  -  Kerstin  Hinze
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Kerstin Hinze / Slow motion clip of a male Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) drilling a hole in a tree, hunting for insects, Bavarian Forest National Park, Bavaria, Germany, February.
Slow motion clip of a male Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) drilling a hole in a tree, hunting for insects, Bavarian Forest National Park, Bavaria, Germany, February.  -  Kerstin  Hinze
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Kerstin Hinze / Slow motion clip of a male Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) drilling a hole in a tree, hunting for insects, Bavarian Forest National Park, Bavaria, Germany, February.
Slow motion clip of a male Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) drilling a hole in a tree, hunting for insects, Bavarian Forest National Park, Bavaria, Germany, February.  -  Kerstin  Hinze
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Kerstin Hinze / Slow motion clip of a male Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) drilling a hole in a tree, hunting for insects, Bavarian Forest National Park, Bavaria, Germany, February.
Nazca booby (Sula granti), male pinning another male down during fight. Genovesa Island, Galapagos. Sequence 4/6.  -  Tui De Roy
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Tui De Roy / Nazca booby (Sula granti), male pinning another male down during fight. Genovesa Island, Galapagos. Sequence 4/6.
Blue-footed booby (Sula nebouxii) with chick. Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos.  -  Tui De Roy
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Tui De Roy / Blue-footed booby (Sula nebouxii) with chick. Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos.
Great horned owl (Bubo virginianus) fledglings waiting for parents to return with food, one pecking the other, Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, California, USA, June.  -  John Chan
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John Chan / Great horned owl (Bubo virginianus) fledglings waiting for parents to return with food, one pecking the other, Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, California, USA, June.
Male Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) drumming on tree trunk, Bavaria, Germany, April.  -  Konrad  Wothe
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Konrad Wothe / Male Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) drumming on tree trunk, Bavaria, Germany, April.
Male Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) drumming on tree trunk before flying off, Bavaria, Germany, April.  -  Konrad  Wothe
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Konrad Wothe / Male Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) drumming on tree trunk before flying off, Bavaria, Germany, April.
Male Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) preening and drumming on tree trunk, Bavaria, Germany, April.  -  Konrad  Wothe
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Konrad Wothe / Male Black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) preening and drumming on tree trunk, Bavaria, Germany, April.
Male Great spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopos major) drumming and stretching wings, Bavaria, Germany, March.  -  Konrad  Wothe
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Konrad Wothe / Male Great spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopos major) drumming and stretching wings, Bavaria, Germany, March.
Male Great spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopos major) stretching wings and drumming on a tree trunk, Bavaria, Germany, March.  -  Konrad  Wothe
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Konrad Wothe / Male Great spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopos major) stretching wings and drumming on a tree trunk, Bavaria, Germany, March.
Male Great spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopos major) preening and drumming on a tree trunk, Bavaria, Germany, March.  -  Konrad  Wothe
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Konrad Wothe / Male Great spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopos major) preening and drumming on a tree trunk, Bavaria, Germany, March.
Golden-olive woodpecker (Colaptes rubiginosus) in tree. Trinidad and Tobago.  -  Robin Chittenden
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Robin Chittenden / Golden-olive woodpecker (Colaptes rubiginosus) in tree. Trinidad and Tobago.
Great spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopos major) on tree trunk, Kalvtrask, Vasterbotten, Sweden. December.  -  Staffan Widstrand
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Staffan Widstrand / Great spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopos major) on tree trunk, Kalvtrask, Vasterbotten, Sweden. December.
Black-headed gull (Chroicocephalus ridibundus), two fighting at nest. Marais Breton, Vendee, Pays-de-la-Loire, France. May.  -  Loic Poidevin
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Loic Poidevin / Black-headed gull (Chroicocephalus ridibundus), two fighting at nest. Marais Breton, Vendee, Pays-de-la-Loire, France. May.
Black-headed gull (Chroicocephalus ridibundus), two fighting at nest. Marais Breton, Vendee, Pays-de-la-Loire, France. May.  -  Loic Poidevin
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Loic Poidevin / Black-headed gull (Chroicocephalus ridibundus), two fighting at nest. Marais Breton, Vendee, Pays-de-la-Loire, France. May.
Grey-necked woodrail (Aramides cajanea) opportunistically pecks at the remains of a fish caught by a Yacare caiman. Backwater of the Cuiaba River, northern Pantanal, Mato Grosso, Brazil.  -  Nick Garbutt
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Nick Garbutt / Grey-necked woodrail (Aramides cajanea) opportunistically pecks at the remains of a fish caught by a Yacare caiman. Backwater of the Cuiaba River, northern Pantanal, Mato Grosso, Brazil.
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