Have a weird bird at my feeder - appears to be a male Nuttall's woodpecker (full red cap), but its back - not face or other parts - is brown-and-white vs back-and-white. I do have a picture, but am having a problem with the flickr link. Also the picture doesn't really show how brown it is.
Even my husband - not a birdwatcher - said "That's a weird-looking woodpecker!"
Is this a common thing?