Gilded Flicker

Colaptes chrysoides - Pic chrysoïde

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Piciformes

  • Family
    :

    Picidés

  • Genus
    :

    Colaptes

  • Species
    :

    chrysoides

Descriptor

Malherbe, 1852

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 30 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 45 cm.
  • Weight
    : 92 à 129 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Pic chrysoïde
♂ adult
Pic chrysoïde
adult

Gilded Flicker (Colaptes chrysoides) is a species of bird in the Picidae family.

Subspecific information 4 subspecies

  • Colaptes chrysoides chrysoides (s Baja California. nw Mexico.)
  • Colaptes chrysoides mearnsi (se California and c and s Arizona. USA. to n Sonora (nw Mexico))
  • Colaptes chrysoides tenebrosus (n Sonora to n Sinaloa. nw Mexico.)
  • Colaptes chrysoides brunnescens (n and c Baja California. nw Mexico.)

Foreign names

  • Pic chrysoïde,
  • Carpintero de California,
  • Wüstengoldspecht,
  • Geelvleugelgrondspecht,
  • Picchio dorato,
  • Sonoraspett,
  • Saguarospett,
  • vlikáč šafranový,
  • datel zlatokřídlý,
  • Bajaguldspætte,
  • sonorankultatikka,
  • picot de casc daurat,
  • dzięcioł pustynny,
  • Золотистый дятел,
  • ヒメハシボソキツツキ,
  • 黄扑翅鴷,
  • 金黃撲動鴷,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Desert : Hot

Geographic range

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

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