Scientific Name: Melanerpes uropygialis
Population Estimate: Unknown, but Least Concern status
Range / Habitat: Year-round in southern Arizona, the Baja Peninsula, and western Mexico. Favors arid habitats with large cacti or scattered trees,
Field Notes: Medium-sized woodpecker, all brown head and chest, wings barred black and white. Male with red spot on forehead.
Personal Notes: Seen at Sonora Desert Museum outside Tucson AZ.