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Green Woodpecker
Picus [viridis or sharpei] (= Picus viridis) Linnaeus, 1758
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Order:
  Piciformes
Family:
  Picidae
Genus:
  Picus

Scientific:
  Picus viridis

Citation:
  Linnaeus, 1758

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.113

Protonym:
  Picus viridis

Avibase ID:
  2CD77A29B88BB25C

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554121

Geographic range:

  • Picus viridis viridis: Britain south to France, Alps, the northern Balkans, and Romania
  • Picus viridis karelini: SE Europe to Asia Minor, n Iran and sw Turkmenistan
  • Picus viridis innominatus: Zagros Mountains (sw Iran)
  • Picus sharpei: Iberian Peninsula and the Pyrénées
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Eurasian Green or Iberian Woodpecker
Czech:
  žluna zelená
German:
  Grünspecht
Danish:
  Grønspætte
Spanish:
  Pito Real
Finnish:
  vihertikka
French:
  Pic vert
Icelandic:
  Grænspæta
Italian:
  Picchio verde
Japanese:
  yo-roppaaogera
Japanese:
  ヨーロッパアオゲラ
Dutch:
  Groene Specht
Norwegian:
  Grønnspett
Polish:
  dzięcioł zielony
Portuguese:
  Pica-pau-verde
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Green Woodpecker
Russian:
  Зелёный дятел
Slovak:
  žlna zelená
Swedish:
  Gröngöling
Chinese:
  绿啄木鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Eurasian Green or Iberian Woodpecker ( Picus [viridis or sharpei])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Eurasian Green or Iberian Woodpecker ( Picus [viridis or sharpei])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Eurasian Green or Iberian Woodpecker ( Picus [viridis or sharpei])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Eurasian Green or Iberian Woodpecker ( Picus [viridis or sharpei])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Eurasian Green or Iberian Woodpecker ( Picus [viridis or sharpei])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Eurasian Green or Iberian Woodpecker ( Picus [viridis or sharpei])
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Eurasian Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Eurasian Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Eurasian Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Eurasian Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Eurasian Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis)
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition, incl. Jan 2009 suppl.):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Pic vert ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Pic vert ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
   Eurasian Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Eurasian Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
   Eurasian Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
   Eurasian Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
   Eurasian Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
   Eurasian Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
   Eurasian Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
   Eurasian Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
   Eurasian Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   European Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
    Picus viridis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Picus viridis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Picus viridis [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Eurasian Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Eurasian Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Eurasian Green Woodpecker ( Picus viridis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Picus viridis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Picus viridis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Picus [viridis, sharpei or vaillantii]

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Other synonyms

Asturian: Picaniellu
Azerbaijani: Yaşıl ağacdələn
Belarusian: Зялёная жаўна
Bulgarian: Зелен кълвач
Breton: Ar gazeg-koad
Catalan: Picot verd
Czech: Žluna zelená
Welsh: Caseg wanwen, Cnocell werdd, Cnocell y coed, Coblyn gwyrdd, Taradr y coed, Tyllwr y coed
Danish: Grønspætte
German: Grunspecht, Grünspecht
Greek: Δρυοκολάπτης, Πράσινος Δρυοκολάπτης
English: Eurasian Green or Iberian Woodpecker, Eurasian Green Woodpecker, European Green Woodpecker, Green Woodpecker
Esperanto: verda pego
Spanish: Pito Real
Spanish (Spain): Pito Real
Estonian: meltsas, Roherähn
Basque: Okil berdea, Picot verd
Finnish: Vihertikka
Faroese: Sponspæta, Spónspæta
French: Pic vert, Pic vert ou P. de Sharpe
Frisian: griene spjocht
Irish: Cnagaire Glas
Gaelic: Lasair Choille, Snagarach
Galician: Peto verde, Picot verd
Manx: Snoggeyder Glass
Hebrew: נקר ירוק
Croatian: Zelena žuna
Hungarian: Zöld küllo, Zöld küllõ
Armenian: [Kanach Paytpor ], Կանաչ Փայտփոր
Icelandic: Grænspæta
Italian: Picchio verde
Japanese: yo-roppaaogera
Japanese: ヨアロッパアオゲラ, ヨーロッパアオゲラ
Georgian: მწვანე კოდალა
Latin: Picus [viridis or sharpei], Picus viridis
Luxembourgish: Grénge Spiecht
Lithuanian: Žalioji meleta
Latvian: zala dzilna
Macedonian: Зелен клукајдрвец
Maltese: Bulebbiet Aħdar
Dutch: Groene Specht
Norwegian: Grønnspett, Gulspett, Løvspett
Polish: Dzieciol zielonosiwy, dzięcioł zielony
Portuguese: peto verde, Peto-verde, Pica-pau-verde
Portuguese (Portugal): Peto-real
Romansh: pitgalain verd
Romanian: ciocanitoare verde
Russian: Zelyony Dyatel, Дятел зеленый, Зеленый дятел , Зелёный дятел
Slovak: Žlna zelená
Slovenian: zelena žolna
Albanian: Qukapiku i gjelbër
Serbian: zelena žuna, Zelena žunja, Зелена жунја
Swedish: Gröngöling, Gröngölning
Turkmen: yeşil ağaçkakan
Turkish: Yeşil Ağaçkakan, Yeşil Aşaçkakan
Ukrainian: Жовна зелена , Зелений дятел
Chinese: 绿啄木鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 黑枕綠啄木

 

         

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