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Woodpecker (Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica)

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Old Tuesday 4th September 2018, 15:35   #1
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Woodpecker (Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica)

The photo is of a very poor quality. I hope you can identify it!
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Old Tuesday 4th September 2018, 15:49   #2
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Rufous-winged?
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I don't think so. If I had looked that name up correctly, Crimson-winged woodpeckers are found in Asia.
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I don't think so. If I had looked that name up correctly, Crimson-winged woodpeckers are found in Asia.
See my edit.
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Rufous-winged?
I tend to agree. Cinnamon Woodpecker could be a second option I guess.
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Based on the shape and where the red is, also Rufous-winged Woodpecker for me.
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