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Downy Woodpecker [Eastern]

Dryobates pubescens [pubescens or medianus] (= Dryobates pubescens pubescens) (Linnaeus, 1766)

Classification
Order:
  Piciformes
Family:
  Picidae
Genus:
   Dryobates
Scientific:
  Dryobates pubescens pubescens


Original description

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1766)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.12 p.175

Protonym:
  Picus pubescens

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/42946371


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  F4363091216F994E

Avibase ID:
  avibase-F4363091

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F4363091


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 686306

Geographic range:

  • Dryobates pubescens pubescens: Kansas to N Carolina, south to e Texas and Florida
  • Dryobates pubescens medianus: C Alaska to Newfoundland and c US (east of Rocky Mountains)
English:
Downy Woodpecker [Eastern]
Czech:
strakapoud osikový (ssp. pubescens/medianus)
German:
Dunenspecht (pubescens/medianus)
Spanish:
Pico Pubescente (pubescens/medianus)
Spanish (Spain):
Pico pubescente (pubescens/medianus)
French:
Pic mineur [pubescens ou medianus]
Icelandic:
Stuttspæta (pubescens/medianus)
Japanese (romaji):
sejirokogera (pubescens/medianus)
Japanese:
セジロコゲラ(pubescens/medianus)
Dutch:
Donsspecht (pubescens/medianus)
Norwegian:
dunspett (pubescens/medianus)
Polish:
dzięcioł kosmaty (pubescens/medianus)
Russian:
Пушистый дятел (pubescens/medianus)
Slovak:
ďateľ ozdobný (skup.)
Serbian:
Američki mali detlić (pubescens/medianus)
Swedish:
dunspett (pubescens/medianus)


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Downy Woodpecker [Eastern] ( Dryobates pubescens [pubescens or medianus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Downy Woodpecker [Eastern] ( Picoides pubescens [pubescens or medianus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Downy Woodpecker [Eastern] ( Picoides pubescens [pubescens or medianus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Downy Woodpecker [Eastern] ( Picoides pubescens [pubescens or medianus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Downy Woodpecker [Eastern] ( Picoides pubescens [pubescens or medianus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Downy Woodpecker [Eastern] ( Picoides pubescens [pubescens or medianus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Downy Woodpecker [Eastern] ( Picoides pubescens [pubescens or medianus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Downy Woodpecker [Eastern] ( Picoides pubescens [pubescens or medianus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Downy Woodpecker [Eastern] ( Dryobates pubescens [pubescens or medianus])
eBird version 1.50:
Downy Woodpecker (Eastern) ( Picoides pubescens pubescens/medianus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Downy Woodpecker (Eastern) ( Picoides pubescens pubescens/medianus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Downy Woodpecker (Eastern) ( Picoides pubescens pubescens/medianus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Downy Woodpecker (Eastern) ( Picoides pubescens pubescens/medianus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Downy Woodpecker (Eastern) ( Picoides pubescens pubescens/medianus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Downy Woodpecker (Eastern) ( Picoides pubescens pubescens/medianus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Downy Woodpecker (Eastern) ( Picoides pubescens pubescens/medianus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Downy Woodpecker (Eastern) ( Picoides pubescens pubescens/medianus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Downy Woodpecker (Eastern) ( Dryobates pubescens pubescens/medianus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Downy Woodpecker (Eastern) ( Dryobates pubescens pubescens/medianus) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Downy Woodpecker (Eastern) ( Dryobates pubescens pubescens/medianus) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Dryobates pubescens

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Other synonyms


Czech: strakapoud osikový (ssp. pubescens/medianus)
German: Dunenspecht, Dunenspecht (pubescens/medianus)
English: Downy Woodpecker (Eastern), Downy Woodpecker [Eastern]
English, HBW: Downy Woodpecker (Eastern)
English (IOC): Downy Woodpecker (Eastern)
English (United States): Downy Woodpecker (Eastern)
Spanish: Carpintero Albinegro Menor (pubescens/medianus), Carpintero Peludo, Pico Pubescente (pubescens/medianus)
Spanish (Spain): Pico Pubescente (pubescens/medianus)
Spanish (HBW): Downy Woodpecker (Eastern)
Spanish (Mexico): Carpintero Albinegro Menor (pubescens/medianus)
French: Pic mineur (de l'Est), Pic mineur (forme de l'Est), Pic mineur [pubescens ou medianus]
Icelandic: Stuttspæta (pubescens/medianus)
Italian: Picchio vellutato
Japanese (romaji): sejirokogera (pubescens/medianus)
Japanese: セジロコゲラ (pubescens/medianus), セジロコゲラ(pubescens/medianus)
Scientific: Dryobates pubescens [pubescens or medianus], Dryobates pubescens pubescens, Dryobates pubescens pubescens/medianus, Picoides pubescens [pubescens or medianus], Picoides pubescens pubescens, Picoides pubescens pubescens/medianus, Picus pubescens
Dutch: Donsspecht (pubescens/medianus)
Norwegian: dunspett (pubescens/medianus)
Polish: dzięcioł kosmaty (pubescens/medianus)
Portuguese (Portugal): pica-pau-galego-americano (pubescens/medianus)
Russian: Пушистый дятел (pubescens/medianus)
Slovak: ďateľ ozdobný, ďateľ ozdobný (skup.)
Serbian: Američki mali detlić (pubescens/medianus)
Swedish: dunspett (pubescens/medianus)
Turkish: Yumuşak tüylü ağaçkakan (pubescens/medianus)

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