Population: The global population size has not been quantified, but this species is described as ‘fairly common’ (Stotz et al. (). Trend Justification: This. Crimson-crested Woodpecker (Campephilus melanoleucos), , Caio Brito, , , Brazil, Área 4 – Consultoria Terracal, Guadalupe-PI, Piauí, Page: Tree of Life Campephilus melanoleucos. Crimson-crested Woodpecker. The TEXT of this page is licensed under the Creative Commons.

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A female climbing on a trunk. A female perched on a trunk. Views Read Edit View history. Male on a trunk By mauricio rueda. The male is distinguished from other co-occurring large woodpeckers by the combination of barred underparts and an entirely red head that lacks facial stripes, and melanoleucox only a suggestion of a black-and-white “slash” below the eye. A male on the trunk By Tadeusz Stawarczyk. By Josep del Hoyo. Crimson-crested Woodpecker Campephilus melanoleucosmale By jacqueserard bluewin.

Subspecies and Distribution C. Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. The underparts are white, heavily barred with black.


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Villa Rica Coffee plantations, Pasco. Females have a black front to the crest, and a very broad white malar stripe that continues into the white strip down the neck.

Crimson-crested Woodpecker is the most widespread species of Campephilus. Bird seeking food By Margareta Wieser. One bird perched By Carlos Gussoni. Humid forest with coffee. It is also replaced at higher elevations in the Andes by Powerful Woodpecker Campephilus pollens.

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Adult males have a red line from the bill to the throat and red on the front of the crown. Many features of this site will not work without javascript. The lineated woodpecker is the only bird of similar plumage and size.

Recommended citation Winkler, H. Female sang almost constantly for several minutes.

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The crimson-crested Woodpecker Campephilus melanoleucos is a very large woodpecker which is a resident breeding bird from Panama south to northern border regions of Argentinaand on Trinidad. A, Photos per page 25 50 Female By Tomas Grim. The habitat of this species is forests and more open woodland. They mainly eat wood-boring insects and larvae, as well as antstermitessmall vertebrates and caterpillars.


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Sennheiser ME; volume setting: This page was last edited on 6 Decemberat In contrast, the most similar species throughout its range is the smaller Lineated Woodpecker Dryocopus lineatusbut the male Lineated has a narrow white stripe from the bill that connecting with the white neck stripe. Crimson-crested Woodpecker Campephilus melanoleucos.

Dorsal view of a male. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Bird seeking for food By Margareta Wieser. Habitat Very wide fampephilus of habitats: Public comments No comments yet Only members are able to post public comments.

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This species, and all current congeners except C. The drum of Crimson-crested Woodpecker typically consists of raps.

A Crimson-crested Woodpecker jumping in the distance. Male has cream-buff feathering around base of bill, narrow black line campehpilus lower forehead, small oval area of black and