Campephilus


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Noun1.Campephilus - a genus of PicidaeCampephilus - a genus of Picidae      
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Picidae, Picidae - woodpeckers
Campephilus principalis, ivorybill, ivory-billed woodpecker - large black-and-white woodpecker of southern United States and Cuba having an ivory bill; nearly extinct
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Tal es el caso de Milvago chimachima, un gavilan que se observa con mucha frecuencia y se ve claramente durante su vuelo de busqueda de presas emitiendo silbidos de alta intensidad (35); lo mismo sucede con Campephilus melanoleucos, pajaro carpintero, de gran tamano, de color negro con lineas blancas y copete rojo que llama mucho la atencion por su canto caracteristico y su forma peculiar de buscar alimento taladrando con su fuerte pico en el tronco de los arboles (6); por ultimo esta el caso de Bufo marinus, un sapo de gran tamano, que se infla como una pelota cuando es atacado por sus enemigos y que puede aparecer en pleno dia, cercano a cuerpos de agua.
grammicus Carpintero rabiamarillo Colaptes punctigula Carpintero buchipecoso Melanerpes cruentatus Carpintero cejon Dryocopus lineatus Carpintero real Campephilus melanoleucos Carpintero marcial C.
And a professor from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock came up with a brief video that helped convince experts from the renowned Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology that at least one male Campephilus principalis survived six decades after its last reliable sighting in the United States.
Next I'd see the sudden rush of black and white wings past me, and I'd know immediately that this was Campephilus principalis, what legions of other birdwatchers had been unable to find, and I'd weep with joy.
Now it has been seen again, officially Campephilus principalis but more graphically the "Lord God" woodpecker, on account of its awesome appearance.
pluricinctus, Ramphastos tucanus; Null: Pteroglossus inscriptus, Selenidera reinwardtii PICIDAE -- Real: Celeus grammicus, Dtyocopus lineatus; Null: Piculus chrysochloros, Celeus elegans, Campephilus rubricollis.