Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodpeckers and Allies :: Yellow-tufted Woodpecker
Yellow-tufted Woodpecker Melanerpes cruentatus
Described by: Boddaert (1783)
Alternate common name(s): Red-fronted Woodpecker
Old scientific name(s): Tripsurus cruentatus
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RangeAmazonian South America;
E. of the Andes in Upper Amazonia from e. Colombia, Venezuela and ne. Brazil to e. Ecuador, e. Peru, n. and e. Bolivia.
The Red-fronted Woodpecker predominates in s. and se. Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana and n. Amazonian Brazil.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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