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Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major stresemanni   - Female
Great Spotted Woodpecker
Photographer : © Jainy Kuriakose
Location :Pungro, Nagaland, India
Date : 1 May 2014
English synonyms:Greater Pied Woodpecker, Red-crowned Pied Woodpecker, Great Pied Woodpecker
Bird Family :Picidae - Wrynecks, Piculets, Woodpeckers, Flamebacks & Yellownapes
Bird Group :PICIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Posting some record shots of the female bird that we (Peter Lobo, Chewang, Dileep and I) came across near Pungro. These are probably the first ever shots of the bird from India. - JK