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Chestnut Woodpecker

Celeus elegans (Statius Muller, 1776)

The Chestnut Woodpecker (Celeus elegans) is a resident breeding bird in South America from Colombia, Venezuela and the Guianas south to Ecuador, Bolivia and northern Brazil, and on Trinidad. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Piciformes
Family:
  Picidae
Genus:
  Celeus

Scientific:
  Celeus elegans

Citation:
  (Statius Muller, 1776)

Reference:
  Natursyst.Suppl. p.92

Protonym:
  Picus elegans

Avibase ID:
  9DD652842A80ADB2

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/9DD65284

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554091

Geographic range:

  • Celeus elegans elegans: French Guiana, adj. Suriname and ne Brazil north of the Amazon
  • Celeus elegans leotaudi: Trinidad
  • Celeus elegans hellmayri: E Venezuela to Guyana and Suriname
  • Celeus elegans deltanus: NE Venezuela (Delta Amacuro)
  • Celeus elegans citreopygius: E Ecuador and e Peru
  • Celeus elegans jumanus: E Colombia to sw Venezuela, n Bolivia and s Amazonian Brazil
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English:
Chestnut Woodpecker
Czech:
datel hnědý
German:
Fahlkopfspecht
Danish:
Lystoppet Pragtspætte
Spanish:
Carpintero Elegante
Finnish:
töyhtötikka
French:
Pic mordoré
Italian:
Picchio elegante
Japanese:
chabaratennyogera
Japanese:
チャバラテンニョゲラ
Dutch:
Vaalkuifspecht
Norwegian:
Sjokoladespett
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Sjokoladespett
Polish:
dzieciol kasztanowaty
Portuguese:
Pica-pau-chocolate
Portuguese (Brazil):
Pica-pau-chocolate
Russian:
Светлохохлый целеус
Slovak:
vlikáč hnedý
Swedish:
blekkronad kastanjespett
Ukrainian:
Ятла світлочуба
Chinese:
南美栗啄木鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Pic mordoré ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Pic mordoré ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans)
Clements 3rd edition:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
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):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
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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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [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:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
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:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
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:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans)
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans)
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans)
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans)
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans)
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans)
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans)
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Chestnut Woodpecker ( Celeus elegans)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Celeus elegans [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Celeus elegans [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Celeus [elegans, castaneus, flavescens or lugubris] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Arawak: Warikoma
Catalan: Picot elegant
Czech: datel hnědý, Datel nádherný
Danish: Lystoppet Pragtspætte
German: Fahlkopfspecht, Fahlschopfspecht
English: Chestnut Woodpecker, Elegant Woodpecker, Pale-crowned Crested Woodpecker, Rufous-crested Woodpecker, Russet-crested Woodpecker, Yellow-crested Woodpecker
English (IOC): Chestnut Woodpecker
Spanish: Carpintero Castaño, Carpintero Elegante, Carpintero Martillo, Chestnut Woodpecker
Spanish (Colombia): Carpintero Martillo
Spanish (Ecuador): Carpintero castaño
Spanish (Spain): Carpintero Elegante
Spanish (HBW): Chestnut Woodpecker
Spanish (Mexico): Carpintero Castaño
Spanish (Peru): Carpintero Castaño
Spanish (Venezuela): Carpintero Castaño
Estonian: ruske-tutträhn
Finnish: Töyhtötikka
French: Pic mordoré
Italian: Picchio castano maggiore, Picchio elegante
Japanese: chabaratennyogera
Japanese: チャバラテンニョゲラ
Scientific: Celeus elegans, Celeus elegans elegans, Celeus immaculatus, Picus elegans
Lithuanian: Geltonasis kuoduotasis genys
Dutch: Vaalkuifspecht
Norwegian Nynorsk: Sjokoladespett
Norwegian: Sjokoladespett
Wayampi: Pekũkãsĩ
Polish: dzieciol kasztanowaty, dzięcioł kasztanowaty
Portuguese: pica-pau-castanho, Pica-pau-chocolate
Portuguese (Brazil): Pica-Pau Castanho, pica-pau-castanho, Pica-pau-chocolate
Portuguese (Portugal): Pica-pau-chocolate
Russian: Светлохохлый целеус
Slovak: vlikáč hnedý
Serbian: Kestenjasti detlić
Saramaccan: Atíngímëkú, Tíngímësú
Sranan: Timreman
Swedish: Blekkronad kastanjespett
Ukrainian: Ятла світлочуба
Chinese: 南美栗啄木鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 南美栗啄木

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