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Golden-fronted or Velasquez's Woodpecker

Melanerpes [aurifrons or santacruzi] (= Melanerpes aurifrons) (Wagler, JG 1829)

The golden-fronted woodpecker is a North American woodpecker. Its preferred habitat is mesquite, riparian woodlands, and tropical rainforest. It is distributed from Texas and Oklahoma in the United States through Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras and northern Nicaragua. Cooke listed this species as an abundant resident of the lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas, in 1884. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Piciformes
Family:
  Picidae
Genus:
   Melanerpes
Scientific:
  Melanerpes aurifrons


Original description

Citation:
  (Wagler, JG 1829)

Reference:
   Isis 22 col.512

Protonym:
  Picus Aurifrons

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27011820


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  88C719E5A4A3CB2F

Avibase ID:
  avibase-88C719E5

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/88C719E5


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 178194

Geographic range:

  • Melanerpes aurifrons: Lowlands of sw Oklahoma and nw Texas to s-central Mexico
  • Melanerpes santacruzi santacruzi: SE Chiapas to El Salvador, sw Honduras and n-central Nicaragua
  • Melanerpes santacruzi hughlandi: Guatemala (upper Río Negro and upper Motagua Valley)
  • Melanerpes santacruzi dubius: S Mexico (Yucatán Peninsula) to ne Guatemala and Belize
  • Melanerpes santacruzi leei: Cozumel I. (off e Mexico)
  • Melanerpes santacruzi turneffensis: Turneffe Islands (off Belize)
  • Melanerpes santacruzi pauper: Coastal n Honduras
  • Melanerpes santacruzi insulanus: Utila I. (off n Honduras)
  • Melanerpes santacruzi canescens: Roatán I. and Barbareta I. (off n Honduras)
  • Melanerpes santacruzi polygrammus: Arid sw Mexico (sw Oaxaca through interior Chiapas)
  • Melanerpes santacruzi grateloupensis: E Mexico (Tamaulipas and San Luís Potosí to Puebla, Veracruz)
  • Melanerpes santacruzi veraecrucis: Atlantic slope: E Mexico (Veracruz) to ne Guatemala
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English:
Golden-fronted or Velasquez's Woodpecker
French:
Pic à front doré ou P. de Santa Cruz


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl. and addendum):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 62nd suppl.):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Golden-fronted or Velasquez's Woodpecker ( Melanerpes [aurifrons or santacruzi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Golden-fronted or Velasquez's Woodpecker ( Melanerpes [aurifrons or santacruzi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Golden-fronted or Velasquez's Woodpecker ( Melanerpes [aurifrons or santacruzi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Golden-fronted or Velasquez's Woodpecker ( Melanerpes [aurifrons or santacruzi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Golden-fronted or Velasquez's Woodpecker ( Melanerpes [aurifrons or santacruzi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Golden-fronted or Velasquez's Woodpecker ( Melanerpes [aurifrons or santacruzi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Golden-fronted or Velasquez's Woodpecker ( Melanerpes [aurifrons or santacruzi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Golden-fronted or Velasquez's Woodpecker ( Melanerpes [aurifrons or santacruzi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Golden-fronted or Velasquez's Woodpecker ( Melanerpes [aurifrons or santacruzi])
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Pic à front doré ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Pic à front doré ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Centurus aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 2]
eBird version 1.52:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 2]
eBird version 1.53:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 2]
eBird version 1.54:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 2]
eBird version 1.55:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 2]
eBird version 2015:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 2]
eBird version 2016:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Golden-fronted Woodpecker ( Melanerpes aurifrons) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Melanerpes aurifrons [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Melanerpes [aurifrons, hoffmannii or santacruzi]

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Other synonyms

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Catalan: Picot de front daurat
Czech: datel proužkohřbetý, Datel zlatokrký
Danish: Bleg Spætte
German: Goldstirnspecht, Goldstirn-Specht
English: Golden-fronted or Velasquez's Woodpecker, Golden-fronted Woodpecker, Gold-fronted Woodpecker, Yellow-fronted Woodpecker
English, HBW: Golden-fronted Woodpecker
English (IOC): Golden-fronted/Velasquez's Woodpecker
English (United States): Golden-fronted Woodpecker
Esperanto: Orfrunta melanerpo
Spanish: Carpintero Cheje, Carpintero común, Carpintero de Frente Dorada, Carpintero Frente Dorada, Carpintero Frentidorado, Carpintero Frentigualdo, Carpintero Pechileonado Comun, Checo, Cheje, Cheje frente dorada
Spanish (Spain): Carpintero Frentidorado
Spanish (HBW): Golden-fronted Woodpecker
Spanish (Honduras): Carpintero Frente Dorada, Cheje frente dorada
Spanish (Mexico): carpintero cheje, Carpintero común, Carpintero Frentidorado
Spanish (Nicaragua): Carpintero Frentigualdo
Estonian: tulipea-leeträhn
Finnish: raitatikka
French: Pic à front d'or, Pic à front doré, Pic à front doré ou P. de Santa Cruz
Hungarian: aranyhomlokú küllő
Italian: Picchio frontedorata
Japanese (romaji): kibanashimasegera
Japanese: キバナシマセゲラ
Scientific: Centurus aurifrons, Melanerpes [aurifrons or santacruzi], Melanerpes aurifrons, Melanerpes aurifrons aurifrons, Picus Aurifrons
Lithuanian: Auksakaktis tamsianugaris genys
Mayan languages: ch`ohom chujut
Dutch: Goudvoorhoofdspecht
Norwegian Nynorsk: Mesquitespett
Norwegian: Mesquitespett
Polish: dzieciur zlotoczelny, dzięciur złotoczelny
Portuguese: Pica-pau-de-testa-dourada
Portuguese (Portugal): pica-pau-de-testa-dourada
Russian: Златолобый дятел, Золотолобый меланерпес
Slovak: tesárik zlatocelý, tesárik zlatočelý
Serbian: Zlatočeli američki detlić
Swedish: Gulpannad hackspett, gulpannad hackspett/velásquezspett
Turkish: Altın alınlı ağaçkakan
Ukrainian: Гіла золотоголова
Chinese: 金额啄木鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 金額啄木

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