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Golden-cheeked Woodpecker

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... along with a great selection of Mexican specialities such as this Golden-cheeked Woodpecker (Pete Morris)

Alternate name
Melanerpes chrysogenys Scientific name 
Piciformes                     Order
Picidae                  Family   
20cm Length
Forest, Grassland & plantations below 1,500 m W. Mexico Habitat
Invertebrates, small creatures, fruit and seeds. Food   Diet
580 World Number

Least Concern


Photo by Pete Morris all rights reserved (Birdquest)

Video by petrmyska all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds all rights reserved

Embedded sound Golden-cheeked Woodpecker 
song (Melanerpes chrysogenys)
Robin Carter XC1324 14-03-1998, Mexico

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Golden-cheeked Woodpecker song
(Melanerpes chrysogenys)
Robin Carter XC1323
14-03-1998, Mexico

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