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Yucatan Woodpecker

Melanerpes pygmaeus (Ridgway, 1885)

The Yucatan Woodpecker (Melanerpes pygmaeus) is a species of bird in the Picidae family. It is found in Belize, Honduras, and Mexico, and ranges over the entire Yucatán Peninsula. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, and heavily degraded former forest. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Piciformes
Family:
  Picidae
Genus:
  Melanerpes

Scientific:
  Melanerpes pygmaeus

Citation:
  (Ridgway, 1885)

Reference:
  Proc.U.S.Natl.Mus. 8 p.576

Protonym:
  Centurus rubriventris pygmaeus

Avibase ID:
  3F247BBA10E4BEC5

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/3F247BBA

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 553991

Geographic range:

  • Melanerpes pygmaeus pygmaeus: Cozumel I.
  • Melanerpes pygmaeus rubricomus: Yucatán Peninsula south to central Belize
  • Melanerpes pygmaeus tysoni: Guanaja I. (off n Honduras)
English:
Yucatan Woodpecker
Czech:
datel cozumelský
German:
Yucatanspecht
Danish:
Yucatánspætte
Spanish:
Carpintero Yucateco
Finnish:
jukatanintikka
French:
Pic du Yucatan
Italian:
Picchio dello Yucatan
Japanese:
yukatanshimasegera
Japanese:
ユカタンシマセゲラ
Dutch:
Yucatánspecht
Norwegian:
Yucatánspett
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Yucatánspett
Polish:
dzieciur jukatanski
Portuguese:
Pica-pau-yucateco
Russian:
Юкатанский меланерпес
Slovak:
tesárik malý
Swedish:
yucatánspett
Ukrainian:
Гіла юкатанська
Chinese:
尤卡坦啄木鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Pic du Yucatan ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Pic du Yucatan ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Yucatán Woodpecker ( Centurus pygmaeus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Yucatán Woodpecker ( Centurus pygmaeus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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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:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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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 2.11:
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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 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Red-vented Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Yucatan Woodpecker ( Melanerpes pygmaeus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Melanerpes pygmaeus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Melanerpes pygmaeus [version 1]

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Species status: full species

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Catalan: Picot del Yucatán
Czech: Datel cozumelský
Danish: Yucatánspætte
German: Yucatan Specht, Yucatanspecht
English: Red-vented Woodpecker, Yucatan Woodpecker, Yucatán Woodpecker
English (IOC): Yucatan Woodpecker
Spanish: Carpintero Yucateco, Checo crissum rojo
Spanish (Spain): Carpintero Yucateco
Spanish (HBW): Yucatan Woodpecker
Spanish (Honduras): Checo crissum rojo
Spanish (Mexico): Carpintero Yucateco
Estonian: yucatani leeträhn
Finnish: Jukatanintikka
French: Pic du Yucatan
Italian: Picchio dello Yucatan
Japanese: shirobitaishimasegera, yukatanshimasegera
Japanese: シロビタイシマセゲラ, ユカタンシマセゲラ
Scientific: Centurus pygmaeus, Centurus rubriventris pygmaeus, Melanerpes pygmaeus, Melanerpes pygmaeus pygmaeus
Lithuanian: Jukataninis tamsianugaris genys
Dutch: Yucatanspecht, Yucatánspecht
Norwegian Nynorsk: Yucatánspett
Norwegian: Yucatánspett
Polish: dzieciur jukatanski, dzięciur jukatański
Portuguese: Pica-pau-yucateco
Russian: Юкатанский меланерпес
Slovak: tesárik malý
Serbian: Jukatanski detlić
Swedish: Yucatanspett, yucatánspett
Ukrainian: Гіла юкатанська
Chinese: 尤卡坦啄木, 尤卡坦啄木鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 猶加敦啄木

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