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Red-headed Woodpecker (Melanerpes erythrocephalus)
Red-headed Woodpecker, Rondeau Provincial Park, Ontario, Canada.
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RED-HEADED WOODPECKER FACTSConservation Status
The conservation status in the 2004 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals is "near threatened".
Relatives in same Genus
Golden-fronted Woodpecker (M. aurifrons)
Red-bellied Woodpecker (M. carolinus)
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker (M. chrysogenys)
Acorn Woodpecker (M. formicivorus)
Lewis's Woodpecker (M. lewis)
Black-cheeked Woodpecker (M. pucherani)
Gila Woodpecker (M. uropygialis)