Speckle-throated Woodpecker Campethera scriptoricauda (482)
(Tanzaniese Speg)
Experiences with species

This is a large Woodpecker, the male is very similar to Bennett's, and has a similar, but slower call. It isn't common, so we were quite excited on this find. We managed to get some reasonable recordings of the birds as well. Click here to listen.

Other names: Tanzanian Woodpecker / Reichenow's Woodpecker

Ranges: Resident Breeding Non-breeding Migratory Uncertain

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