White-throated woodpecker

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White-throated woodpecker
Piculus leucolaemus - White-throated woodpecker (male).jpg
A white-throated woodpecker (male) at Carajás National Forest, Pará, Brazil
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Piciformes
Family: Picidae
Genus: Piculus
Species: P. leucolaemus
Binomial name
Piculus leucolaemus
(Natterer & Malherbe, 1845)

The white-throated woodpecker (Piculus leucolaemus) is a species of bird in the family Picidae. It is found in the Amazon Basin, Brazil, mainly in Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.