Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodpeckers and Allies :: Chestnut Woodpecker
Chestnut Woodpecker Celeus elegans
Described by: Müller, Statius (1776)
Alternate common name(s): Elegant Woodpecker, Chestnut-crested Woodpecker, Russet-crested Woodpecker, Rufous-crested Woodpecker, Immaculate Woodpecker, Pale-crowned Crested Woodpecker, Yellow-crested Woodpecker
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeAmazonian South America;
(1) E. Venezuela, ne. Brazil, Guyana and Surinam.
(2) Ne. Venezuela.
(4) Ne. Brazil and Guiana.
(5) Se. Colombia to e. Ecuador and e. Peru.
(6) E. Colombia to n. Bolivia.
The Immaculate Woodpecker may have been from Panama.
No videos are available for this species
No sounds are available for this species
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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