Black Woodpecker

Dryocopus martius - Pic noir

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Piciformes

  • Family
    :

    Picidés

  • Genus
    :

    Dryocopus

  • Species
    :

    martius

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 55 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 64 à 68 cm.
  • Weight
    : 300 à 350 g
Longevity

11 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Black Woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) is a species of bird in the Picidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Dryocopus martius martius (w Europe to Kamchatka and Japan)
  • Dryocopus martius khamensis (Tibet and sw China)

Foreign names

  • Pic noir,
  • Picamaderos Negro,
  • Pica-pau-preto,
  • Schwarzspecht,
  • Fekete harkály,
  • Zwarte Specht,
  • Picchio nero,
  • Spillkråka,
  • Svartspett,
  • tesár čierny,
  • datel černý,
  • Sortspætte,
  • palokärki,
  • picot negre euroasiàtic,
  • Svartspæta,
  • dzięcioł czarny,
  • melnā dzilna,
  • črna žolna,
  • Желна,
  • クマゲラ,
  • 黑啄木鸟,
  • 黑啄木,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Boreal, Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Dry

Geographic range

Illustration

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