Dot-fronted Woodpecker (Veniliornis frontalis) - HBW 7, p. 500
French: Pic étoilé
Spanish: Carpintero de las Yungas
Taxonomy: Cloronerpes [sic] (Campias) frontalis Cabanis, 1883, Tucumán, Argentina.
Forms a superspecies with V. passerinus; the two sometimes hybridize, and have occasionally been considered conspecific. Monotypic.
Distribution: Andes from Bolivia (Cochabamba, W Santa Cruz) S to NW Argentina (S to Tucumán).
- Least Concern Enlarge map
Individual adult male.
Locality Santa Cruz Department, Bolivia
Bruno Salaroli 14 June 2008 1 year ago 3.4
A bird perched on a branch.
Locality El Rey National Park, Salta Province, Argentina (Monotypic species)
Carmelo López 3 October 2009 48 weeks ago 3.1
Woodpecker seek food on tree trunk
Locality Calilegua National Park, Jujuy Province, Argentina (Monotypic species)
Niels Poul Dreyer 12 November 2008 3 years ago 3
A bird, up a branch.
Locality El Rey National Park, Salta Province, Argentina
Carmelo López 3 October 2009 3 years ago 2