Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodpeckers and Allies :: Yucatan Woodpecker

Yucatan Woodpecker Melanerpes pygmaeus

Described by: Ridgway (1885)
Alternate common name(s): Red-vented Woodpecker
Old scientific name(s): Centurus pygmaeus


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Ec. Central America;
(1) Guanaja Is. off n. Honduras.
(2) Caribbean coast of se. Mexico (Yucatan), adjacent Belize, and possibly Guatemala.
(3) Cozumel Is. off the e. Yucatan Peninsula.


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


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