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Male magellenanic woodpecker
Southern beeches forest
This male magellanic woodpecker was spotted near the border (Argentina/Chile) Patagonian town of El Chaltén, while hiking towards Laguna des Los Tres and Mount FitzRoy. Its loud wood-knocking gave it away. Several females were also spotted around. With its red head and crest the male made a more photogenic subject than the mostly black female though!