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Colaptes  Vigors, 1825
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1145212

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Colaptes Swainson, 1825
  Common Name(s): Flickers [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2020   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPiciformes  – Woodpeckers, pic-bois  
                            FamilyPicidae  – Woodpeckers, Wrynecks, fourmiliers, pic-bois  
                                  GenusColaptes Vigors, 1825 – Flickers  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Colaptes aeruginosus (Malherbe, 1862) – Bronze-winged Woodpecker 
                                     Species Colaptes atricollis (Malherbe, 1850) – Black-necked Woodpecker 
                                     Species Colaptes auratus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Carpintero de pechera, Northern Flicker, pic flamboyant 
                                     Species Colaptes auricularis (Salvin & Godman, 1889) – Grey-crowned Woodpecker 
                                     Species Colaptes campestris (Vieillot, 1818) – Campo Flicker 
                                     Species Colaptes chrysoides (Malherbe, 1852) – Gilded Flicker 
                                     Species Colaptes fernandinae Vigors, 1827 – Fernandina's Flicker 
                                     Species Colaptes melanochloros (J. F. Gmelin, 1788) – Green-barred Woodpecker 
                                     Species Colaptes oceanicus Olson, 2013 – Bermuda Flicker 
                                     Species Colaptes pitius (Molina, 1782) – Chilean Flicker 
                                     Species Colaptes punctigula (Boddaert, 1783) – Spot-breasted Woodpecker 
                                     Species Colaptes rivolii (Boissonneau, 1840) – Crimson-mantled Woodpecker 
                                     Species Colaptes rubiginosus (Swainson, 1820) – Golden-olive Woodpecker 
                                     Species Colaptes rupicola d'Orbigny, 1840 – Andean Flicker 

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  Source: IOC World Bird List (v 10.2), website (version 10.2), website (version 10.2)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2020. IOC World Bird List (v 10.2). Available at [Accessed 01 Dec, 2020]   
  Reference for: Colaptes   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2020.04.03, website (version 03-Apr-20)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Colaptes   
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  Comment: See Zoonomen (online, 2020) for comments regarding authorship (Swainson, 1825 vs. Vigors, 1825)  



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