Near Lake Lagunitas
Melanerpes aurifrons hembra/female
A female woodpecker come to my backyard when it began to rain / Comenzó a llover un poco y durante eso llegó una carpinterita a mi jardín.
The Golden-fronted Woodpecker (Melanerpes aurifrons) is a North American woodpecker. Its preferred habitat is mesquite and riparian woodlands. It is distributed from Texas and Oklahoma in the United States through Mexico to Honduras and northern Nicaragua. Cooke listed this species as an abundant resident of the lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas, in 1884.