The Lineated Woodpecker is 34 cm long and weighs 200 g. It resembles the closely-related Pileated Woodpecker of North America.
The Lineated Woodpecker is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.
Ambergris' male lineated woodpecker has a red moustache that adds to his dramatic ana somewhat comical appearance. His large black body is contrasted with white bars thus the name 'lineatus'. (The female has a black moustache stripe.) Belize is home for 25 species of woodpeckers but none have caught my attention like the lineated. Bubba has been hanging around the new Mata Chica Restaurant behind which a pair have taken up residence along the resort's electrical corridor. More
The Lineated Woodpecker (Dryocopus lineatus) is a very large woodpecker which is a resident breeding bird from Mexico south to northern Argentina and on Trinidad. Description - Note narrow face stripe and black bill The Lineated Woodpecker is 34 cm long and weighs 200 g. It resembles the closely-related Pileated Woodpecker (Dryocopus pileatus) of North America. More
resembles the Lineated Woodpecker, but is larger and more robust. The adult is mainly black above with a pale bill, bushy crest, and white lines down the shoulders which almost meet in a V on its back. The throat is black and the rest of the underparts are white, heavily barred with black. The male has a red head and crest; the female is similar, but the crest and throat are black. More
Lineated woodpeckerBirds in Suriname = - Lineated woodpecker, Pic ouentou, Pica-pau-de-banda-branca, Carpintero real barbirrayado Lineated woodpecker, Pic ouentou, Pica-pau-de-banda-branca, Carpintero real barbirrayado Lineated woodpecker, Pic ouentou, Pica-pau-de-banda-branca, Carpintero real barbirrayado A big black and white woodpecker with a red helmet and a streaked throat. It can be found everywhere in Suriname in big trees, from the mangrove trees along the muddy coast to the forest in the interior. More
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