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Golden-cheeked Woodpecker

Melanerpes chrysogenys (Vigors, 1839)

The Golden-cheeked Woodpecker (Melanerpes chrysogenys) is a species of bird in the Picidae family. It is endemic to Mexico, in the western, and southwestern coastal strip on the Pacific Ocean, and the western bordering regions of mountains of the Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Piciformes
Family:
  Picidae
Genus:
  Melanerpes

Scientific:
  Melanerpes chrysogenys

Citation:
  (Vigors, 1839)

Reference:
  Zool.Beechey'sVoy. p.24

Protonym:
  Picus chrysogenys

Avibase ID:
  100C01C400670444

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/100C01C4

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 553989

Geographic range:

  • Melanerpes chrysogenys chrysogenys: Coastal lowlands of nw Mexico (s Sinaloa to Nayarit)
  • Melanerpes chrysogenys flavinuchus: W Mexico (Jalisco to se Puebla and e Oaxaca)
English:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker
Czech:
datel ozdobný
German:
Goldwangenspecht
Danish:
Gulkindet Spætte
Spanish:
Carpintero Cariamarillo
Finnish:
mustakulmatikka
French:
Pic élégant
Italian:
Picchio guancedorate
Japanese:
meganeshimasegera
Japanese:
メガネシマセゲラ
Dutch:
Goudwangspecht
Norwegian:
Gullkinnspett
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Gullkinnspett
Polish:
dzieciur zlotolicy
Russian:
Золотощёкий меланерпес
Slovak:
tesárik zlatolíci
Swedish:
gulkindad hackspett
Ukrainian:
Гіла мексиканська
Chinese:
金颊啄木鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Pic élégant ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Pic élégant ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Centurus chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Centurus chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [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:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
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:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Melanerpes chrysogenys [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Melanerpes chrysogenys [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Melanerpes chrysogenys [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker ( Melanerpes chrysogenys) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Melanerpes chrysogenys [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Melanerpes chrysogenys [version 1]

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Species status: full species

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Catalan: Picot de galtes daurades
Czech: Datel ozdobný
Danish: Gulkindet Spætte
German: Goldwangenspecht, Goldwangen-Specht
English: Gold-cheeked Woodpecker, Golden cheeked Woodpecker, Golden-cheeked Woodpecker
English (IOC): Golden-cheeked Woodpecker
Spanish: Carpintero Cachetidorado, Carpintero cariamarillo, Carpintero de Mejillas Doradas, Carpintero Enmascarado
Spanish (Spain): Carpintero Cariamarillo
Spanish (HBW): Golden-cheeked Woodpecker
Spanish (Mexico): Carpintero Cachetidorado, Carpintero cariamarillo, carpintero enmascarado
Estonian: laiksilm-leeträhn
Finnish: Mustakulmatikka
French: Pic élégant
Italian: Picchio guancedorate
Japanese: meganeshimasegera
Japanese: メガネシマセゲラ
Scientific: Centurus chrysogenys, Melanerpes chrysogenys, Melanerpes chrysogenys chrysogenys, Picus chrysogenys
Lithuanian: Auksaskruostis tamsianugaris genys
Dutch: Goudwangspecht
Norwegian Nynorsk: Gullkinnspett
Norwegian: Gullkinnspett
Polish: dzieciur zlotolicy, dzięciur złotolicy
Russian: Золотощёкий меланерпес
Slovak: tesárik zlatolíci
Swedish: gulkindad hackspett, Gulkindad spett
Ukrainian: Гіла мексиканська
Chinese: 金颊啄木鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 金頰啄木

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