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Pale-crested Woodpecker

Celeus lugubris (Malherbe, A 1851)

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Partial list of sound recordings available from xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.
Species name Recordist Date Location Remarks Cat.nr.
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris Rodrigo E. Lorenzón 2021-10-10 General Obligado, Santa Fe, General Obligado (Argentina) (60 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

679946
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris lugubris Andrew Spencer 2012-10-11 Pousada Piuval, Transpantaneira km 12, MT, Mato Grosso (Brazil) (120 m) call -

natural vocalization; call from the male of a pair in the foreground, answered by the female of the pair in the background. Both birds were in tall gallery forest near a large lake, and were perched mid-way up a large tree.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

111520
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris JAYRSON ARAUJO DE OLIVEIRA 2019-03-02 Bonito,Mato Grosso do Sul State, Mato Grosso do Sul (Brazil) (500 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

461354
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris JAYRSON ARAUJO DE OLIVEIRA 2019-03-02 Bonito,Mato Grosso do Sul State, Mato Grosso do Sul (Brazil) (500 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

461355
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris lugubris Richard E. Webster 2021-11-02 Tucavaca area, PN Kaa Iya, Departamento de Santa Cruz, Cordillera (Bolivia) (300 m) adult, call, drumming, female, interaction calls, male -

two males and a female, seemingly interacting over pair boundaries; one drum at 1:37 produced an immediate flurry of action; periodic calls; interval shortened at 2:08, same birds at 1636 hours, two birds drumming plus some calls, drums at 2:08 to 2:21 (3), 2:37, and 2:57;

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

709881
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris Tulio Dornas 2013-07-05 ribeirão chiqueirão, Rosário Oeste, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso (Brazil) (220 m) call, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

385710
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris JAYRSON ARAUJO DE OLIVEIRA 2019-03-02 Bonito,Mato Grosso do Sul State, Mato Grosso do Sul (Brazil) (500 m) drumming -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

461356
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris Dan Lane 2014-09-06 La Habana, El Cutal, Beni dept., El Beni (Bolivia) (150 m) song -

Response to playback from a male perched about 12m up in semi-humid gallery forest.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

197031
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris lugubris? Scott Olmstead 14-09-08 Fazenda Santa Teresa, Rio Pixiam, MT, Mato Grosso (Brazil) (115 m) agitated call (A) - Responding to recording of Cream-colored Woodpecker (Celeus flavus) 23849
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris GABRIEL LEITE 2014-03-28 Nossa Senhora do Livramento, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso (Brazil) (130 m) female, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

171665
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris Jeremy Minns 2013-10-10 Miranda, MS. Refúgio da Ilha, Mato Grosso do Sul (Brazil) (110 m) drumming -

approach road to hotel - seen in poor light on dead tree at 200 m distance- either C. flavescens or C. lugubris - looked more like former but by range should be latter

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

234572
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris Eric DeFonso 2011-09-03 Pantanal Wildlife Center, MT, Mato Grosso (Brazil) (110 m) song -

Two strophes of typical, natural song. Habitat is tropical deciduous woodland.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

128576
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris Caio Brito 2019-06-28 Pousada Pequi - Trilha Beira-Rio, Mato Grosso do Sul (Brazil) (135 m) tamborilar -

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

556201
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris Eric DeFonso 2011-09-03 Pantanal Wildlife Center, MT, Mato Grosso (Brazil) (110 m) call -

Agitated calls. Habitat is tropical deciduous woodland.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

128625
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris Peter Boesman 2005-07-31 Pantanal, Pixaim area, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso (Brazil) drumming -

ID certainty 100%. (Archiv. tape 378 side B track 17 seq. A)

220677
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris GABRIEL LEITE 2020-11-02 Poconé, Mato Grosso, Poconé (Brazil) (120 m) adult, call, female -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

602678
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris Miguel Castelino 15-09-89 Ituzaingo, Corrientes, Argentina (Argentina) (? m) song (B) - male From Birds Sounds of Southern South America by Lopez-Lanus (2008) 61111
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris Peter Boesman 2005-07-31 Pantanal, Pixaim area, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso (Brazil) drumming, call -

ID certainty 100%. (Archiv. tape 378 side B track 18 seq. A)

220678
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris Fabricio Gorleri 2014-11-22 Establecimiento Los Picazos, Tres Marias, Formosa, Formosa (Argentina) (60 m) call -

Male

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

204125
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris Myriam Velazquez 14-01-03 Punto Alto, Alto Paraguay, Paraguay (Paraguay) (? m) call (B) - From Birds Sounds of Southern South America by Lopez-Lanus (2008) 55980
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris Sjoerd Mayer 19-04-1993 Las Gamas, Noel Kempff Mercado NP, Santa Cruz, Bolivia (Bolivia) (500 m) Calls (B) - Certainty: 95%. Not seen. 1905
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris Juan Mazar Barnett 25-07-1999 General location in Beni Department, El Beni (Bolivia) (125 m m) Raps (B) -   15462
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris Eric DeFonso 2011-09-03 Pantanal Wildlife Center, MT, Mato Grosso (Brazil) (110 m) drumming -

Two brief rapping samples. Habitat is tropical deciduous woodland.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

128580
xeno-canto.org
Pale-crested Woodpecker - Celeus lugubris Fabricio Gorleri 10-02-05 Establecimiento Los Picasos, Tres Marias, Formosa, Argentina (Argentina) (? m) call (C) - From Birds Sounds of Southern South America by Lopez-Lanus (2008) 54109
xeno-canto.org
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