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Black-cheeked Woodpecker (Melanerpes pucherani)

Black-cheeked Woodpecker (Melanerpes pucherani)

Black-cheeked Woodpecker (Melanerpes pucherani)


Class: Aves
Family: Picidae
Common Name: Black-cheeked Woodpecker
Genus: Melanerpes
Species Name: pucherani

About The Black-cheeked Woodpecker

S Mexico (Veracruz, Chiapas) to w Colombia and w Ecuador.

Bibliographic Citation: Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2014. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.9. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download

Trips Where Observed

Ecuador
Mexico to Panama
Mexico, Veracruz

Member Lifelists

Ecuador
Mexico
North America
South America
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Sites Where Observed

Location
Date
Notes
10/16/2007
Black-cheeked Woodpecker (Melanerpes pucherani)
Along road on edge of forest.
1/26/2009
Never got an really good look at it, but I am pretty sure that it had to be this. Howell/Webb book shows it breeding in this area on range map.
3/18/2009

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