Golden-naped woodpecker

Golden-naped woodpecker

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Melanerpes chrysauchen

The golden-naped woodpecker is a species of bird in the woodpecker family Picidae. The species is very closely related to the beautiful woodpecker, which is sometimes treated as the same species. The two species, along with several other species, are sometimes placed in the genus Tripsurus. It is found in Costa Rica and western Panama, where it is found on the Pacific slopes of those countries. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and heavily degraded former forest. The International Union for Conservation of Nature has rated its conservation status as "least concern".

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Golden-naped woodpecker habitat map

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References

1. Golden-naped woodpecker Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golden-naped_woodpecker
2. Golden-naped woodpecker on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22733729/168643045
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/548241

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