Andean flicker

Andean flicker

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Colaptes rupicola

The Andean flicker is a South American species of woodpecker. It is found in grassland, shrubland and Polylepis woodland at altitudes of 2,000–5,000 metres in the Puna ecoregion. Together with the campo flicker and ground woodpecker, it is one of the few largely terrestrial woodpeckers.

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Distribution

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Andean flicker habitat map

Habits and Lifestyle

Seasonal behavior
Bird's call

Diet and Nutrition

References

1. Andean flicker Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andean_flicker
2. Andean flicker on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22726426/112111487
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/695131

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