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Black Woodpecker (Dryocopus martius)

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Black Woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) - Male Black Woodpecker
icono pie de fotoMale Black Woodpecker
Male Black Woodpecker
Very large woodpecker with black plumage and red crown, which is larger on the male than it is on the female.
Similar species
All year round.
Seeing the species
Relatively difficult due to its low density. It is easier to hear it.
Where to watch it
Irati-Abodi, Ultzama-Basaburua, Belagua, Bertiz,... some records in Urbasa.

Recommended observation points: Irati-Abodi, Bertiz, Ultzama-Basaburua.

Times of the year present: todo el año.

Observation: relativamente difícil, debido a su baja densidad. Resulta más fácil oírla.

Nature: residente.

Description: carpintero muy grande de plumaje negro con coronilla roja, más extensa en el macho que en la hembra.

Similar species: ninguna.

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