Golden-olive woodpecker

Golden-olive woodpecker

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SPECIES
Colaptes rubiginosus

The golden-olive woodpecker is a resident breeding bird from Mexico south and east to Guyana, northwest Argentina, Trinidad and Tobago. It was formerly placed in the genus Piculus. The scientific name rubiginosus means "full of rust", describing the color of the bird's wings and back.

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Habits and Lifestyle

Lifestyle
Seasonal behavior
Bird's call

Diet and Nutrition

References

1. Golden-olive woodpecker Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golden-olive_woodpecker
2. Golden-olive woodpecker on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/61533973/141039580
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/540583

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