Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodpeckers and Allies :: American Three-toed Woodpecker

American Three-toed Woodpecker Picoides dorsalis

Described by: Baird (1858)
Alternate common name(s): White-backed Three-toed Woodpecker
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Oregon, USA - Aug, 2002 © Noah Strycker 
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Nearctic from Alaska across Canada to Newfoundland and s. in the United States in New England and the Rocky Mountains;
(1) Nw. and c. Alaska, w. Canada in c. Yukon, nw. and c. Mackenzie, Alberta, n. and c. Saskatchewan s. to s. British Columbia nw. United States in c. Washington and s. Oregon.
(2) Rocky Mountains of n. Montana, e. Nevada to c. Arizona and sc. New Mexico.
(3) C. and e. Canada to n. Labrador and Newfoundland s. in the ne. United States to ne. Minnesota, n. Michigan, n. New York and n. New England.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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