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Himalayas - 592 : Black-naped Woodpecker : drumming & calling : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari & Alok Tewari (Picus canus)

Drumming and calling

Watch a Himalayan
Grey-headed Woodpecker
... aka
Black-naped Woodpecker
( male )
... displaying
and drumming ...

Drumming is variously
known as ... tattooing
tapping ... and
rapping ...

It is done by
woodpeckers on both
natural and structured
hollow objects ...

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Ranikhet, Almora
Altitude 6500 feet
Uttarakhand Himalayas
India

6 April 2019
Habitat
Himalayan Forest Altitude 6500 feet.
Location
Ranikhet, Almora, Uttarakhand Himalayas, India
Date taken
06.04.2019
Scientific name
Picus canus
superb video of this beautiful, active, woodpecker, Alok, awesome work, many tfs!!
 

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