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Northern or Gilded Flicker

Colaptes [auratus or chrysoides] (= Colaptes auratus) (Linnaeus, 1758)




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Classification
Order:
  Piciformes
Family:
  Picidae
Genus:
   Colaptes
Scientific:
  Colaptes auratus


Original description

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.112

Protonym:
  Cuculus auratus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/727017


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  DDC8D48941472DAA

Avibase ID:
  avibase-DDC8D489

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/DDC8D489


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 178154

Geographic range:

  • Colaptes auratus auratus: SE US
  • Colaptes auratus luteus: C Alaska to s Labrador, Newfoundland, Montana and ne US
  • Colaptes auratus chrysocaulosus: Cuba
  • Colaptes auratus gundlachi: Grand Cayman I.
  • Colaptes auratus cafer: S Alaska and British Columbia to n California
  • Colaptes auratus mexicanus: central Mexico, from Nayarit and Durango east to Veracruz, south to Oaxaca
  • Colaptes auratus nanus: southwestern United States (Chisos Mountains, Texas) and northeastern Mexico (Coahuila to Tamaulipas, south to San Luis Potosí)
  • Colaptes auratus rufipileus: Formerly Guadalupe Island, Mexico. Extinct; last recorded 1906.
  • Colaptes auratus collaris: SW US to nw Baja and w Mexico (Durango)
  • Colaptes auratus mexicanoides: Highlands of s Mexico (Chiapas) to Nicaragua
  • Colaptes chrysoides chrysoides: S Baja California
  • Colaptes chrysoides mearnsi: Extreme se California to Arizona and nw Mexico (n Sonora)
  • Colaptes chrysoides tenebrosus: NW Mexico (n Sonora to n Sinaloa)
  • Colaptes chrysoides brunnescens: N and central Baja California
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English:
Northern or Gilded Flicker
Danish:
Guldspætte/Bajaguldspætte
German:
Gold-/Wüstengoldspecht
Spanish:
Carpintero Escapulario/Californiano
Spanish (Spain):
Carpintero escapulario/californiano
French:
Pic flamboyant ou P. chrysoïde
Hungarian:
Arányküllő/Colaptes chrysoides
Icelandic:
Gull-/gulklambra
Japanese (romaji):
hashibosokitsutsuki/minamihashibosokitsutsuki
Japanese:
ハシボソキツツキ/ミナミハシボソキツツキ
Dutch:
Gouden Grondspecht/Californische Grondspecht
Norwegian:
gullspett/saguarospett
Polish:
dzięcioł różowoszyi/pustynny
Russian:
Шилоклювый/Золотистый дятел
Slovak:
vlikáč zlatý/šafranový
Serbian:
Američka zlatokrila žuna/saguaro žuna
Swedish:
guldspett/saguarospett


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
Common Flicker ( Colaptes auratus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
Common Flicker ( Colaptes auratus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
Northern Flicker ( Colaptes auratus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Northern Flicker ( Colaptes auratus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Northern Flicker ( Colaptes auratus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Northern Flicker ( Colaptes auratus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Northern Flicker ( Colaptes auratus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Northern Flicker ( Colaptes auratus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Northern Flicker ( Colaptes auratus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Northern or Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes [auratus or chrysoides])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Northern or Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes [auratus or chrysoides])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Northern or Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes [auratus or chrysoides])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Northern or Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes [auratus or chrysoides])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Northern or Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes [auratus or chrysoides])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Northern or Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes [auratus or chrysoides])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Northern or Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes [auratus or chrysoides])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Northern or Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes [auratus or chrysoides])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Northern or Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes [auratus or chrysoides])
Clements 1st edition:
Common Flicker ( Colaptes auratus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Common Flicker ( Colaptes auratus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Northern/Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes auratus/chrysoides)
eBird version 1.52:
Northern/Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes auratus/chrysoides)
eBird version 1.53:
Northern/Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes auratus/chrysoides)
eBird version 1.54:
Northern/Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes auratus/chrysoides)
eBird version 1.55:
Northern/Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes auratus/chrysoides)
eBird version 2015:
Northern/Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes auratus/chrysoides)
eBird version 2016:
Northern/Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes auratus/chrysoides)
eBird version 2017:
Northern/Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes auratus/chrysoides)
eBird version 2018:
Northern/Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes auratus/chrysoides)
eBird version 2019:
Northern/Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes auratus/chrysoides)
eBird version 2021:
Northern/Gilded Flicker ( Colaptes auratus/chrysoides)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Common Flicker ( Colaptes auratus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Common Flicker ( Colaptes auratus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Northern Flicker ( Colaptes auratus) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Czech: Datel zlatý
Danish: Guldspætte, Guldspætte/Bajaguldspætte
German: Gold-/Wüstengoldspecht, Goldspecht
English: boreal flicker, Clape, Common Flicker, gilded woodpecker, Golden Winged Woodpecker, golden-winged woodpecker, Guadalupe flicker, High Hole, High-hole, Malherbe's flicker, Mearns' flicker, Northern Flicker, Northern or Gilded Flicker, Northern/Gilded Flicker, northwestern flicker, Pigeon Woodpecker, red-shafted flicker, red-shafted woodpecker, San Fernando flicker, San Pedro flicker, southern flicker, Wake up, Yarup, Yellow Hammer, Yellow-shafted flicker, Yellow-shafted woodpecker, Yucker
English, HBW: Red-shafted/Gilded Flicker
English (IOC): Northern/Gilded Flicker
English (United States): Northern/Gilded Flicker
Esperanto: Orpego
Spanish: Carpintero Alirrojo, Carpintero Collarejo, Carpintero de Cañones Amarillos, Carpintero de pechera, Carpintero de Pechera Común/del Noroeste, Carpintero Dorado, Carpintero Escapulario/Californiano, Carpintero norteño, Checo norteño
Spanish (Cuba): Carpintero Escapulario
Spanish (Spain): Carpintero escapulario/californiano
Spanish (HBW): Northern/Gilded Flicker
Spanish (Honduras): Checo norteño
Spanish (Mexico): Carpintero Alirrojo, Carpintero Collarejo, carpintero de pechera, Carpintero de Pechera Común/del Noroeste, Carpintero norteño
Spanish (Nicaragua): Carpintero Norteño
Estonian: põhja-täpikrähn, täpikrähn
Finnish: Kiljutikka, kultatikka
French: Pic flamboyant, Pic flamboyant ou P. chrysoïde
Hungarian: Arányküllő/Colaptes chrysoides, északi hangyászküllő
Icelandic: Gull-/gulklambra, Gullklambra
Italian: Picchio dorato
Japanese (romaji): hashibosokitsutsuki, hashibosokitsutsuki/minamihashibosokitsutsuki
Japanese: ハシボソキツツキ, ハシボソキツツキ/ミナミハシボソキツツキ
Scientific: Colaptes [auratus or chrysoides], Colaptes auratus, Colaptes auratus auratus, Colaptes auratus/chrysoides, Cuculus auratus
Lithuanian: Auksinis genys
Dutch: Gouden Grondspecht/Californische Grondspecht, Goudspecht
Norwegian: Gullspett, gullspett/saguarospett
Polish: dzieciol rózowoszyi, dzięcioł różowoszyi, dzięcioł różowoszyi/pustynny
Portuguese: Pica-pau-mosqueado
Portuguese (Portugal): pica-pau-mosqueado/pica-pau-da-califórnia
Russian: Золотой дятел, Золотой шилоклювый дятел, шилоклювый дятел, Шилоклювый/Золотистый дятел
Slovak: ďateľ zlatý, vlikác zlatý, vlikáč zlatý/šafranový
Serbian: Američka zlatokrila žuna/saguaro žuna
Swedish: Guldspett, guldspett/saguarospett
Turkish: Altın Ağaçkakan, Altın/gümüş ağaçkakan
Ukrainian: Декол золотистий
Chinese: 北扑翅鴷
Chinese (Traditional): 撲動鴷

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