Andean Flicker

Colaptes rupicola - Pic des rochers

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Piciformes

  • Family
    :

    Picidés

  • Genus
    :

    Colaptes

  • Species
    :

    rupicola

Descriptor

d'Orbigny, 1840

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 32 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 142 à 204 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Pic des rochers
♂ adult plum. breeding
Pic des rochers
♀ adult

Andean Flicker (Colaptes rupicola) is a species of bird in the Picidae family.

Subspecific information 3 subspecies

  • Colaptes rupicola rupicola (Bolivia, n Chile and nw Argentina)
  • Colaptes rupicola cinereicapillus (s Ecuador and n Peru)
  • Colaptes rupicola puna (c and s Peru)

Foreign names

  • Pic des rochers,
  • Carpintero Andino,
  • Pica-pau-andino,
  • Andenspecht,
  • andoki küllő,
  • Andesgrondspecht,
  • Picchio delle Ande,
  • Andinsk spett,
  • Spydmarkspett,
  • vlikáč skalný,
  • datel velehorský,
  • Andesguldspætte,
  • andienkultatikka,
  • picot andí meridional,
  • dzięcioł andyjski,
  • Андский шилоклювый дятел,
  • アンデスアレチゲラ,
  • 安第斯扑翅鴷,
  • 安地斯撲動鴷,

Voice song and cries

Pic des rochers
♂ adult

Habitat

Pic des rochers
♂ adult

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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