Geopicos (Colaptes) campestroïdes
Usually considered conspecific with C. campestris, but differs in its whitish chin and throat in both sexes (3); moustachial area of female whitish with vague blackish barring vs black with whitish tips (moustachial area of males similar—blackish, shot with red) (2); barring weaker below, plumage paler above (1); close contact call slightly higher-pitched (1); also, hybrid zone in Paraguay (1). Monotypic.
C & S Paraguay, SE Brazil (Rio Grande do Sul) and Uruguay to NE & E Argentina (S to E Río Negro).
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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