Spot-breasted woodpecker

The very colourful Spot-breasted woodpecker feeds mainly on ants, found in trees by probing, or on the ground by probing into the soil with its short, pointed bill.Photo by Kester Clarke (http://www.kesterclarke.net)

A male Spot-breasted woodpecker (Colaptes punctipectus) perched along the Abary river trail, Mahaica-Berbice.
A male Spot-breasted woodpecker (Colaptes punctipectus) perched along the Abary river trail, Mahaica-Berbice.
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