Monday, 22 April 2013

Picid in Focus: Crimson-bellied Woodpecker

Male Crimson-bellied Woodpecker Campephilus haematogaster. The sexes are fairly similar - females have a pale stripe down the sides of the neck which males lack. Photo taken in Peru in November 2012 by Gerard Gorman.

3 comments:

  1. Beautiful capture of a bird that is seldom photographed!

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  2. Was not easy Bill as it mostly foraged in cover

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