Picidae

Taxon order Piciformes
Taxon family Picidae
Common group Woodpeckers

List of taxonomic families


Species


Scientific Name Common Name Recordings Photos
Blythipicus pyrrhotis Bay Woodpecker 4 0
Blythipicus rubiginosus Maroon Woodpecker 8 0
Campephilus gayaquilensis Guayaquil Woodpecker 1 0
Campephilus guatemalensis Pale-billed Woodpecker 2 0
Campephilus haematogaster Crimson-bellied Woodpecker 2 0
Campephilus imperialis Imperial Woodpecker 0 0
Campephilus leucopogon Cream-backed Woodpecker 0 0
Campephilus magellanicus Magellanic Woodpecker 1 0
Campephilus melanoleucos Crimson-crested Woodpecker 0 0
Campephilus pollens Powerful Woodpecker 2 0
Campephilus principalis Ivory-billed Woodpecker 0 0
Campephilus robustus Robust Woodpecker 2 0
Campephilus rubricollis Red-necked Woodpecker 1 0
Campethera abingoni Golden-tailed Woodpecker 1 0
Campethera bennettii Bennett's Woodpecker 0 0
Campethera cailliautii Green-backed Woodpecker 0 0
Campethera caroli Brown-eared Woodpecker 0 0
Campethera maculosa Little Green Woodpecker 0 0
Campethera mombassica Mombasa Woodpecker 0 0
Campethera nivosa Buff-spotted Woodpecker 0 0
Campethera notata Knysna Woodpecker 0 0
Campethera nubica Nubian Woodpecker 3 0
Campethera punctuligera Fine-spotted Woodpecker 0 0
Campethera scriptoricauda 0 0
Campethera tullbergi Tullberg's Woodpecker 1 0
Celeus brachyurus Rufous Woodpecker 6 0
Celeus castaneus Chestnut-coloured Woodpecker 0 0
Celeus elegans Chestnut Woodpecker 1 0
Celeus flavescens Blond-crested Woodpecker 1 0
Celeus flavus Cream-coloured Woodpecker 2 0
Celeus grammicus Scaly-breasted Woodpecker 0 0
Celeus loricatus Cinnamon Woodpecker 0 0
Celeus lugubris Pale-crested Woodpecker 0 0
Celeus obrieni Kaempfer's Woodpecker 0 0
Celeus spectabilis Rufous-headed Woodpecker 0 0
Celeus torquatus Ringed Woodpecker 0 0
Celeus undatus Waved Woodpecker 0 0
Chrysocolaptes erythrocephalus Red-headed Flameback 4 0
Chrysocolaptes festivus White-naped Woodpecker 1 0
Chrysocolaptes guttacristatus Greater Flameback 5 0
Chrysocolaptes haematribon Luzon Flameback 5 0
Chrysocolaptes lucidus Buff-spotted Flameback 4 3
Chrysocolaptes socialis Malabar Flameback 0 0
Chrysocolaptes stricklandi Crimson-backed Flameback 1 0
Chrysocolaptes strictus Javan Flameback 0 0
Chrysocolaptes xanthocephalus Yellow-faced Flameback 5 0
Colaptes atricollis Black-necked Woodpecker 0 0
Colaptes auratus Northern Flicker 6 0
Colaptes auricularis Grey-crowned Woodpecker 0 0
Colaptes campestris Campo Flicker 0 0
Colaptes chrysoides Gilded Flicker 2 0
Colaptes fernandinae Fernandina's Flicker 0 0
Colaptes melanochloros Green-barred Woodpecker 3 0
Colaptes pitius Chilean Flicker 1 0
Colaptes punctigula Spot-breasted Woodpecker 0 0
Colaptes rivolii Crimson-mantled Woodpecker 0 0
Colaptes rubiginosus Golden-olive Woodpecker 1 0
Colaptes rupicola Andean Flicker 3 0
Dendrocopos assimilis Sind Woodpecker 0 0
Dendrocopos atratus Stripe-breasted Woodpecker 2 0
Dendrocopos auriceps Brown-fronted Woodpecker 6 0
Dendrocopos canicapillus Grey-capped Woodpecker 3 1
Dendrocopos cathpharius Crimson-breasted Woodpecker 1 0
Dendrocopos darjellensis Darjeeling Woodpecker 2 0
Dendrocopos dorae Arabian Woodpecker 0 0
Dendrocopos himalayensis Himalayan Woodpecker 5 0
Dendrocopos hyperythrus Rufous-bellied Woodpecker 4 0
Dendrocopos kizuki Pygmy Woodpecker 2 0
Dendrocopos leucopterus White-winged Woodpecker 1 0
Dendrocopos leucotos White-backed Woodpecker 1 0
Dendrocopos macei Fulvous-breasted Woodpecker 3 0
Dendrocopos maculatus Philippine Woodpecker 9 0
Dendrocopos mahrattensis Yellow-crowned Woodpecker 2 0
Dendrocopos major Great Spotted Woodpecker 12 0
Dendrocopos medius Middle Spotted Woodpecker 6 0
Dendrocopos minor Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 6 0
Dendrocopos moluccensis Sunda Woodpecker 2 0
Dendrocopos nanus Brown-capped Woodpecker 1 0
Dendrocopos noguchii Okinawa Woodpecker 6 0
Dendrocopos obsoletus Brown-backed Woodpecker 0 0
Dendrocopos ramsayi Sulu Woodpecker 1 0
Dendrocopos syriacus Syrian Woodpecker 0 0
Dendrocopos temminckii Sulawesi Woodpecker 3 0
Dendropicos abyssinicus Abyssinian Woodpecker 0 0
Dendropicos elachus Sahelian Woodpecker 0 0
Dendropicos fuscescens Cardinal Woodpecker 4 0
Dendropicos gabonensis Gabon Woodpecker 0 0
Dendropicos lugubris 0 0
Dendropicos poecilolaemus Speckle-breasted Woodpecker 0 0
Dendropicos spodocephalus 0 0
Dendropicos stierlingi Stierling's Woodpecker 0 0
Dinopium benghalense Black-rumped Flameback 7 1
Dinopium everetti Spot-throated Flameback 5 0
Dinopium javanense Common Flameback 2 1
Dinopium rafflesii Olive-backed Woodpecker 1 0
Dinopium shorii Himalayan Flameback 4 0
Dryocopus galeatus Helmeted Woodpecker 0 0
Dryocopus hodgei Andaman Woodpecker 1 0
Dryocopus javensis White-bellied Woodpecker 38 1
Dryocopus lineatus Lineated Woodpecker 5 0
Dryocopus martius Black Woodpecker 7 0
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated Woodpecker 3 0
Dryocopus schulzi Black-bodied Woodpecker 0 0
Gecinulus grantia Pale-headed Woodpecker 2 0
Gecinulus viridis Bamboo Woodpecker 2 0
Geocolaptes olivaceus Ground Woodpecker 0 0
Hemicircus canente Heart-spotted Woodpecker 1 0
Hemicircus concretus Grey-and-buff Woodpecker 0 0
Jynx ruficollis Rufous-necked Wryneck 0 0
Jynx torquilla Eurasian Wryneck 1 0
Meiglyptes jugularis Black-and-buff Woodpecker 0 0
Meiglyptes tristis Buff-rumped Woodpecker 1 0
Meiglyptes tukki Buff-necked Woodpecker 8 3
Melanerpes aurifrons Golden-fronted Woodpecker 1 0
Melanerpes cactorum White-fronted Woodpecker 4 0
Melanerpes candidus White Woodpecker 0 0
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied Woodpecker 16 0
Melanerpes chrysauchen Golden-naped Woodpecker 1 0
Melanerpes chrysogenys Golden-cheeked Woodpecker 0 0
Melanerpes cruentatus Yellow-tufted Woodpecker 1 0
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed Woodpecker 4 0
Melanerpes flavifrons Yellow-fronted Woodpecker 1 0
Melanerpes formicivorus Acorn Woodpecker 2 0
Melanerpes herminieri Guadeloupe Woodpecker 0 0
Melanerpes hoffmannii Hoffmann's Woodpecker 3 0
Melanerpes hypopolius Grey-breasted Woodpecker 0 0
Melanerpes lewis Lewis's Woodpecker 0 0
Melanerpes portoricensis Puerto Rican Woodpecker 8 0
Melanerpes pucherani Black-cheeked Woodpecker 4 0
Melanerpes pulcher Beautiful Woodpecker 0 0
Melanerpes pygmaeus Yucatan Woodpecker 5 0
Melanerpes radiolatus Jamaican Woodpecker 1 0
Melanerpes rubricapillus Red-crowned Woodpecker 0 0
Melanerpes striatus Hispaniolan Woodpecker 6 0
Melanerpes superciliaris West Indian Woodpecker 5 0
Melanerpes uropygialis Gila Woodpecker 1 0
Mesopicos elliotii Elliot's Woodpecker 2 0
Mesopicos goertae Grey Woodpecker 1 0
Mesopicos griseocephalus Olive Woodpecker 0 0
Mesopicos spodocephalus Grey-headed Woodpecker 1 0
Mulleripicus fulvus Ashy Woodpecker 6 1
Mulleripicus funebris Sooty Woodpecker 0 0
Mulleripicus pulverulentus Great Slaty Woodpecker 11 0
Nesoctites micromegas Antillean Piculet 4 0
Picoides albolarvatus White-headed Woodpecker 0 0
Picoides arcticus Black-backed Woodpecker 0 0
Picoides arizonae Arizona Woodpecker 1 0
Picoides borealis Red-cockaded Woodpecker 3 0
Picoides dorsalis American Three-toed Woodpecker 1 1
Picoides fumigatus Smoky-brown Woodpecker 0 0
Picoides nuttallii Nuttall's Woodpecker 0 0
Picoides pubescens Downy Woodpecker 15 0
Picoides scalaris Ladder-backed Woodpecker 1 0
Picoides stricklandi Strickland's Woodpecker 0 0
Picoides tridactylus Eurasian Three-toed Woodpecker 2 0
Picoides villosus Hairy Woodpecker 7 0
Piculus aurulentus White-browed Woodpecker 0 0
Piculus callopterus Stripe-cheeked Woodpecker 0 0
Piculus chrysochloros Golden-green Woodpecker 0 0
Piculus flavigula Yellow-throated Woodpecker 0 0
Piculus leucolaemus White-throated Woodpecker 0 0
Piculus litae Lita Woodpecker 0 0
Piculus simplex Rufous-winged Woodpecker 0 0
Picumnus albosquamatus White-wedged Piculet 0 0
Picumnus aurifrons Bar-breasted Piculet 0 0
Picumnus castelnau Plain-breasted Piculet 0 0
Picumnus cinnamomeus Chestnut Piculet 3 0
Picumnus cirratus White-barred Piculet 0 0
Picumnus dorbignyanus Ocellated Piculet 0 0
Picumnus exilis Golden-spangled Piculet 1 0
Picumnus fulvescens Tawny Piculet 0 0
Picumnus fuscus Rusty-necked Piculet 0 0
Picumnus granadensis Greyish Piculet 0 0
Picumnus innominatus Speckled Piculet 7 0
Picumnus lafresnayi Lafresnaye's Piculet 0 0
Picumnus limae Ochraceous Piculet 0 0
Picumnus minutissimus Guianan Piculet 0 0
Picumnus nebulosus Mottled Piculet 0 0
Picumnus olivaceus Olivaceous Piculet 1 0
Picumnus pumilus Orinoco Piculet 0 0
Picumnus pygmaeus Spotted Piculet 0 0
Picumnus rufiventris Rufous-breasted Piculet 0 0
Picumnus salvini 0 0
Picumnus sclateri Ecuadorian Piculet 0 0
Picumnus spilogaster White-bellied Piculet 0 0
Picumnus squamulatus Scaled Piculet 0 0
Picumnus steindachneri Speckle-chested Piculet 0 0
Picumnus subtilis Fine-barred Piculet 0 0
Picumnus temminckii Ochre-collared Piculet 1 0
Picumnus varzeae Varzea Piculet 0 0
Picus awokera Japanese Woodpecker 0 0
Picus canus Grey-faced Woodpecker 3 0
Picus chlorolophus Lesser Yellownape 4 0
Picus erythropygius Black-headed Woodpecker 0 0
Picus flavinucha Greater Yellownape 6 0
Picus mentalis Checker-throated Woodpecker 6 0
Picus mineaceus Banded Woodpecker 6 0
Picus puniceus Crimson-winged Woodpecker 1 0
Picus rabieri Red-collared Woodpecker 5 0
Picus squamatus Scaly-bellied Woodpecker 0 0
Picus vaillantii Levaillant's Woodpecker 2 0
Picus viridanus Streak-breasted Woodpecker 0 0
Picus viridis Eurasian Green Woodpecker 7 0
Picus vittatus Laced Woodpecker 4 0
Picus xanthopygaeus Streak-throated Woodpecker 1 0
Reinwardtipicus validus Orange-backed Woodpecker 5 0
Sasia abnormis Rufous Piculet 3 0
Sasia africana African Piculet 0 0
Sasia ochracea White-browed Piculet 0 0
Sphyrapicus nuchalis Red-naped Sapsucker 0 0
Sphyrapicus ruber Red-breasted Sapsucker 0 0
Sphyrapicus thyroideus Williamson's Sapsucker 0 0
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 11 0
Thripias namaquus Bearded Woodpecker 1 0
Thripias pyrrhogaster Fire-bellied Woodpecker 0 0
Thripias xantholophus Golden-crowned Woodpecker 1 0
Veniliornis affinis Red-stained Woodpecker 1 0
Veniliornis callonotus Scarlet-backed Woodpecker 0 0
Veniliornis cassini Golden-collared Woodpecker 0 0
Veniliornis chocoensis Choco Woodpecker 0 0
Veniliornis dignus Yellow-vented Woodpecker 0 0
Veniliornis frontalis Dot-fronted Woodpecker 0 0
Veniliornis kirkii Red-rumped Woodpecker 0 0
Veniliornis lignarius Striped Woodpecker 1 0
Veniliornis maculifrons Yellow-eared Woodpecker 0 0
Veniliornis mixtus Checkered Woodpecker 0 0
Veniliornis nigriceps Bar-bellied Woodpecker 0 0
Veniliornis passerinus Little Woodpecker 0 0
Veniliornis sanguineus Blood-coloured Woodpecker 0 0
Veniliornis spilogaster White-spotted Woodpecker 0 0
Xiphidiopicus percussus Cuban Green Woodpecker 0 0

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