Monday, 18 May 2020

Golden-olive Woodpecker in Peru

Male Golden-olive Woodpecker Colaptes rubiginosus subspecies rubripileus. November 2012. NW Peru.

Sunday, 19 April 2020

Pale-billed Woodpecker male

Pale-billed Woodpecker, Campephilus guatemalensis. Male. February 2012. Tortuguero NP, Costa Rica. Gerard Gorman.

Tuesday, 7 April 2020

Green Woodpecker male

Adult male Eurasian Green Woodpecker (Picus viridis). This one is perched in a tree but nevertheless this is Europe's most 'terrestrial' woodpecker, specialising in ground-dwelling eating ants. SE France, 2020. Thanks to J-M Bompar for a fantastic image.

Sunday, 29 March 2020

Puerto Rican Woodpecker

Puerto Rican Woodpecker Melanerpes portoricensis, male. Puerto Rico, November 2014, by Gerard Gorman.