Brown-capped Pygmy Woodpecker

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The Brown-capped Pygmy Woodpecker is a small brown and white woodpecker with distinctive pink-rimmed white irises. Barred brown and white above, lightly streaked dirty white below. Tail spotted white. Paler brown crown (edged red in male) and eyestripes contrasting with white supercilia and cheeks.

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Brown-capped Pygmy Woodpecker, Sinhagad Forest Area
Brown-capped Pygmy Woodpecker, Thattekad Bird Sanctuary, Urulanthanni
Brown-capped Pygmy Woodpecker, Thattekad Bird Sanctuary, Urulanthanni

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