Data for:
Bahia, Brazil
List:

Piciformes > Picidae

Ochre-backed Woodpecker

Celeus ochraceus

Sign in to see your badges

Identification

POWERED BY MERLIN

Distinctive woodpecker with sooty underparts, a contrasting cream head, and heavily spotted upperparts. Note the cinnamon-buff bars on the vent and flanks. Males have a red whisker stripe. Inhabits savanna and shrubby forest (caatinga), forest edges, and gallery forest, where usually seen in pairs or family groups.

POWERED BY MERLIN

Statistics

Sign in to see your stats

Weekly Bar Chart

Choose a region to view Weekly Bar Chart

Range Map

Large map

Media

Top video

View all

Learn more about Ochre-backed Woodpecker from…

Neotropical Birds

Life histories of all species breeding in Mexico, Central America, and South America