White woodpecker

White woodpecker

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Melanerpes candidus

The white woodpecker is a South American species of woodpecker native to the wooded grasslands of Suriname, French Guiana, Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay and Argentina. It is a bright white bird with black wings and a distinctive small bright yellow eye patch. The IUCN has rated it as a "least-concern species".

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Distribution

Geography

White woodpecker habitat map

Habits and Lifestyle

Lifestyle
Seasonal behavior
Bird's call

Diet and Nutrition

References

1. White woodpecker Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White_woodpecker
2. White woodpecker on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22680798/92878939
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/704940

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