Yellow-fronted woodpecker

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Yellow-fronted woodpecker
Melanerpes flavifrons1.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Piciformes
Family: Picidae
Genus: Melanerpes
Species: M. flavifrons
Binomial name
Melanerpes flavifrons
(Vieillot, 1818)

The yellow-fronted woodpecker (Melanerpes flavifrons) is a species of bird in the family Picidae. It is found in Brazil, Paraguay and far northeastern Argentina. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and heavily degraded former forest.