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2007_06_08 Cardinal Woodpecker by Alan Manson.

Alternate name
Dendropicos fuscescens Scientific name 
Piciformes                     Order
Picidae                  Family   
14-16cm               Length
Forest, grassland, shrubland, savanna, wetlands, parks, farmland and gardens in: Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon. Central African RepublicCongo, Democratic Rep. of Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zanzibar and Zimbabwe Habitat
1(2)5 white eggs incubated by both sexes for 12-13 days fledge after 26-28 days. Clutch  
Insects, larvae. Food   Diet
Singly or in pairs. Flies to base of tree and works up. Habits
610 World Number

Least Concern

Status

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