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melcan2212.jpg (73202 bytes) Birro, Cri-cri and Pica-pau-branco. Alternate name
Melanerpes candidus Scientific name 
Piciformes Order
Picidae                  Family   
28.5 cm Length
Forest,shrubland, savanna, grassland Altitude 0 - 2,200 m in Brazil, Bolivia, French Guiana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname,  Uruguay and Argentina. Habitat
Invertebrates, larvae specialy Irapu?bee and some fruit. Food   Diet
567 World Number

Least Concern


Photo by Arthur Grosset

view photos Photo August 23, 2007 by LPJC all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds all rights reserved


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Embedded sound White Woodpecker call
(Melanerpes candidus)
Alvaro Riccetto XC15970
08-07-2007, Uruguay

White Woodpecker call
(Melanerpes candidus)
Nick Athanas XC11518
10-04-2005, Brazil
White Woodpecker Calls
(Melanerpes candidus)
Jo? Menezes XC6691
24-07-2006, Brazil
White Woodpecker call
(Melanerpes candidus)
Paul Smith XC14356
18-03-2007, Paraguay
White Woodpecker Calls
(Melanerpes candidus)
A. Bennett Hennessey XC2995
23-02-1998, Bolivia

White Woodpecker - Melanerpes candidus

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Cape May Photo by Nick Athanas all rights reserved Antpitta

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