Yellow-crested (Golden-crowned) Woodpecker
Chloropicus xantholophus
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The rarely seen yellow-crested woodpecker has a black and white face, a small yellow patch on the crown, a yellow-tipped bill and a uniform dark olive back. The upperphotos were taken in Minziro Forest (6-09), courtesy of Tony Evans; the lower, also Minziro Forest (8-21), courtesy of Paul Kivuyo.
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copyright © 2001-21 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
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Tony Evans, Paul Kivuyo

Last Update this page: 10-29-21