Woodpeckers (Picidae)

Cream-backed Woodpecker (Campephilus leucopogon) - HBW 7, p. 533

French: Pic à dos crème German: Weißmantelspecht Spanish: Picamaderos Dorsiblanco

Taxonomy: Picus leucopogon Valenciennes, 1826, Brazil.
Formerly placed in genus Phloeoceastes with seven other species, all of which are now lumped into Campephilus. Monotypic.

Distribution: NC Bolivia (Cochabamba, Santa Cruz) and W & C Paraguay to NC Argentina (S to La Rioja, Córdoba, Entre Ríos, Corrientes), N Uruguay and SE Brazil (W Rio Grande do Sul).