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This image shows, from left to right, an apparent Ivory-billed Woodpecker from the study site; a colorized Ivory-billed Woodpecker photo taken in 1935; a Pale-billed Woodpecker from Central America; and an Ivory-billed Woodpecker from the study site.
In a paper published in the peer-reviewed journal Ecology and Evolution, researchers detail over a decade of evidence they say shows the Ivory-billed woodpecker in its native, bottomland habitat in the southeastern United States.
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