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West Indian Woodpecker

Melanerpes superciliaris (Temminck, 1827)

The West Indian Woodpecker (Melanerpes superciliaris) is a species of bird in the Picidae family. It is found in the Bahamas, Cayman Islands and Cuba. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical mangrove forests, and heavily degraded former forest. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Piciformes
Family:
  Picidae
Genus:
  Melanerpes

Scientific:
  Melanerpes superciliaris

Citation:
  (Temminck, 1827)

Reference:
  Pl.Col. livr.73 pl.433

Protonym:
  Picus superciliaris

Avibase ID:
  0B09B2B53A49A4A3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/0B09B2B5

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 553993

Geographic range:

  • Melanerpes superciliaris superciliaris: Cuba, Cantiles Keys and adjacent islands
  • Melanerpes superciliaris nyeanus: Grand Bahama and San Salvador I.
  • Melanerpes superciliaris blakei: Great Abaco I. (n Bahamas)
  • Melanerpes superciliaris murceus: Isle of Pines, Cayo Largo and Cayo Real
  • Melanerpes superciliaris caymanensis: Grand Cayman I.
English:
West Indian Woodpecker
Czech:
datel karibský
German:
Bahamaspecht
Danish:
Vestindisk Spætte
Spanish:
Carpintero Antillano
Finnish:
kuubanraitatikka
French:
Pic à sourcils noirs
Icelandic:
Randaspæta
Italian:
Picchio delle Indie Occidentali
Japanese:
mayuguroshimasegera
Japanese:
マユグロシマセゲラ
Dutch:
Bahamaspecht
Norwegian:
Palmespett
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Palmespett
Polish:
dzieciur antylski
Russian:
Бахамский меланерпес
Slovak:
tesárik pásikavec
Swedish:
karibspett
Ukrainian:
Гіла багамська
Chinese:
大红腹啄木鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Pic à sourcils noirs ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Pic à sourcils noirs ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Bahama Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Great Red-bellied Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Great Red-bellied Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
West Indian Woodpecker ( Melanerpes superciliaris) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Melanerpes superciliaris [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Melanerpes superciliaris [version 1]

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Species status: full species

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Catalan: Picot cellanegre
Czech: Datel cernobrvý, datel karibský
Danish: Vestindisk Spætte
German: Bahama Specht, Bahamaspecht
English: Bahama Woodpecker, Cuban Red-bellied Woodpecker, Cuban Woodpecker, Eye-browed Woodpecker, Great Red-bellied Woodpecker, West Indian Red-bellied Woodpecker, West Indian Woodpecker
English (IOC): West Indian Woodpecker
Spanish: Carpintero Antillano, Carpintero Jabado
Spanish (Cuba): Carpintero Jabado
Spanish (Spain): Carpintero Antillano
Spanish (HBW): West Indian Woodpecker
Estonian: suur-leeträhn
Finnish: Kuubanraitatikka
French: Pic à sourcils noirs
Icelandic: Randaspæta
Italian: Picchio delle Indie Occidentali, Picchio panciarossa
Japanese: mayuguroshimasegera
Japanese: マユグロシマセゲラ
Scientific: Centurus superciliaris, Melanerpes supercilaris, Melanerpes superciliaris, Melanerpes superciliaris superciliaris, Picus superciliaris
Lithuanian: Bahaminis tamsianugaris genys
Dutch: Bahamaspecht, Bahama-specht
Norwegian Nynorsk: Palmespett
Norwegian: Palmespett
Polish: dzieciur antylski, dzięciur antylski
Russian: Багамский меланерпес, Бахамский меланерпес
Slovak: tesárik pásikavec
Swedish: Bahamaspett, karibspett
Ukrainian: Гіла багамська
Chinese: 大红腹啄木鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 西印度紅腹啄木

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