Yucatan Woodpecker

Melanerpes pygmaeus - Pic du Yucatan

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Piciformes

  • Family
    :

    Picidés

  • Genus
    :

    Melanerpes

  • Species
    :

    pygmaeus

Descriptor

Ridgway, 1885

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 18 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 35 à 43 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Pic du Yucatan
♂ adult
Pic du Yucatan
♂ adult

Yucatan Woodpecker (Melanerpes pygmaeus) is a species of bird in the Picidae family.

Subspecific information 3 subspecies

  • Melanerpes pygmaeus pygmaeus (Cozumel I.. off Yucatán Pen..)
  • Melanerpes pygmaeus tysoni (Guanaja I.. off Honduras.)
  • Melanerpes pygmaeus rubricomus (Yucatán Pen.. se Mexico. to c Belize)

Foreign names

  • Pic du Yucatan,
  • Carpintero Yucateco,
  • Pica-pau-yucateco,
  • Yucatanspecht,
  • Yucatanspecht,
  • Picchio dello Yucatan,
  • Yucatanspett,
  • Yucatánspett,
  • tesárik malý,
  • datel cozumelský,
  • Yucatánspætte,
  • jukatanintikka,
  • picot del Yucatán,
  • dzięciur jukatański,
  • Юкатанский меланерпес,
  • ユカタンシマセゲラ,
  • 尤卡坦啄木,
  • 猶加敦啄木,

Voice song and cries

Pic du Yucatan
adult plum. breeding

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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