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Bronzed Woodpecker

Colaptes aeruginosus (Malherbe, 1862)

The Golden-olive Woodpecker (Colaptes rubiginosus) is a resident breeding bird from Mexico south and east to Guyana, northwest Argentina, Trinidad and Tobago. It was formerly placed in the genus Piculus (Benz et al., 2006). The scientific name rubiginosus means "full of rust", describing the color of the bird's wings and back. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Piciformes
Family:
  Picidae
Genus:
  Colaptes

Scientific:
  Colaptes aeruginosus

Citation:
  (Malherbe, 1862)

Reference:
  Monogr.Picidees p.171; 4 pl.90 fig.1,2,3

Protonym:
  Chrysopicus aeruginosus

Avibase ID:
  42E38A6B5FE66F76

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/42E38A6B

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 686380

Geographic range:

  • Colaptes aeruginosus: E Mexico (Tamaulipas to Veracruz)
English:
Bronzed Woodpecker
Catalan:
Picot de Tamaulipas
Danish:
Bronzevinget Spætte
German:
Veracruz-Olivmantelspecht
Spanish:
Carpintero tamaulipeco
French:
Pic à ailes bronzées
Croatian:
meksička žuna
Italian:
Picchio oliva dorato messicano
Japanese (romaji):
kinbanemorigera
Japanese:
アオバネモリゲラ
Dutch:
Bronsvleugelspecht
Norwegian:
Huastekspett
Polish:
dzieciol zielonogrzbiety
Russian:
Бронзовокрылый полосатобрюхий дятел
Slovak:
vlikáč bronzovokrídly
Swedish:
bronsvingespett
Chinese:
铜翅啄木鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
銅翅啄木


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Bronzed Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Bronzed Woodpecker ( Piculus aeruginosus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Bronzed Woodpecker ( Piculus aeruginosus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Bronzed Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Bronzed Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Bronzed Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Bronzed Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Bronzed Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Pic à ailes bronzées ( Piculus aeruginosus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Piculus aeruginosus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Golden-olive Woodpecker (Bronze-winged) ( Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Golden-olive Woodpecker (Bronze-winged) ( Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Golden-olive Woodpecker (Bronze-winged) ( Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Golden-olive Woodpecker (Bronze-winged) ( Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Golden-olive Woodpecker (Bronze-winged) ( Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Golden-olive Woodpecker (Bronze-winged) ( Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Golden-olive Woodpecker (Bronze-winged) ( Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Golden-olive Woodpecker (Bronze-winged) ( Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Golden-olive Woodpecker (Bronze-winged) ( Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Golden-olive Woodpecker (Bronze-winged) ( Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Piculus aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Piculus aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Piculus aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Piculus aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Piculus aeruginosus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Piculus aeruginosus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Piculus aeruginosus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Piculus aeruginosus) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Bronze-winged Woodpecker ( Colaptes aeruginosus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Colaptes [rubiginosus or aeruginosus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Picot de Tamaulipas
Danish: Bronzevinget Spætte
German: Mexikanischer Olivmantelspecht, Veracruz-Olivmantelspecht
English: Bronzed Woodpecker, Bronze-winged Woodpeck, Bronze-winged Woodpecker, Golden-olive Woodpecker (Bronze-winged), Mexican golden-olive woodpecker
English (IOC): Bronze-winged Woodpecker
Spanish: Carpinterito Alibronceado, Carpinterito de Alas Bronceadas, Carpintero ala bronceada, Carpintero oliváceo, Carpintero Olivo (aeruginosus), Carpintero tamaulipeco
Spanish (Costa Rica): Carpintero Verde Dorado (aeruginosus)
Spanish (Ecuador): Carpintero Olividorado (aeruginosus)
Spanish (Spain): Carpintero oliváceo (aeruginosus)
Spanish (HBW): Golden-olive Woodpecker (Bronze-winged)
Spanish (Mexico): Carpinterito Alibronceado, Carpintero Olivo (aeruginosus)
Spanish (Panama): Carpintero Olividorado (aeruginosus)
Estonian: keskameerika pronksrähn
French: Pic à ailes bronzées, Pic or-olive (à ailes bronzées), Pic or-olive (aeruginosus)
Croatian: meksička žuna
Italian: Picchio alibronzo, Picchio oliva dorato messicano
Japanese (romaji): kinbanemorigera, kinbanemorigera (aeruginosus)
Japanese: アオバネモリゲラ, キンバネモリゲラ, キンバネモリゲラ (aeruginosus)
Scientific: Chrysopicus aeruginosus, Colaptes aeruginosus, Colaptes rubiginosus aeruginosus, Piculus aeruginosus, Piculus rubiginosus aeruginosus
Dutch: Bronsvleugelspecht, Mexicaanse Olijfgroenvleugelspecht, Olijfrugspecht (aeruginosus)
Norwegian: Huastekspett, olivenspett (aeruginosus)
Polish: dzieciol zielonogrzbiety, dzięcioł zielonogrzbiety
Portuguese (Brazil): pica-pau-oliváceo (aeruginosus)
Russian: Бронзовокрылый полосатобрюхий дятел
Slovak: vlikáč bronzovokrídly
Swedish: bronsvingespett
Chinese: 铜翅啄木鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 銅翅啄木

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