Woodpecker, Grey 


Grey Woodpecker - Dendropicos (Mesopicos) goertae goertae
Senegal - December 2018

The Grey Woodpecker is found in much of Sub-Saharan and Equatorial Africa.  The genus name differs by taxonomic authority.  It is called the African Grey-headed Woodpecker by some authorities (e.g. the IOC).  The video framegrabs shown here are from a recording made in Senegal during December 2018 - video link.

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