Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodpeckers and Allies :: White Woodpecker
White Woodpecker Melanerpes candidus
Described by: Otto (1796)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Leuconerpes candidus
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RangeLower Amazon basin. Tropical South America s. of the Amazon;
S. Surinam and nw. Brazil w. to Rio Madeira. Ex. se. Peru (Pampas del Heath), Bolivia, s. Brazil (n. Maranhao and Bahia s. to s. Mato Grosso), Paraguay, w. and s. Uruguay and n. Argentina s. to Cordoba and n. Buenos Aires.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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