Brazilian name: picapauzinho-verde-carijó
White-spotted Woodpecker is distributed in south-east Brazil, south-east Paraguay, north-east Argentina and Uruguay. It is found in a variety of forest and woodland habitats.
|It is spotted mainly on the breast while the
upperparts and belly have a more barred appearance. The male, seen in
photos 1, 2 and 4, has narrow dark red streaks on the crown which are
missing on the female in photo 3.
There are recordings and a distribution map on xeno-canto .