Black woodpecker

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Black woodpecker
Adult male with young
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Piciformes
Family: Picidae
Genus: Dryocopus
D. martius
Binomial name
Dryocopus martius
Dryocopus martius distr.PNG
Black woodpecker range

Picus martius Linnaeus, 1758

The black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) is a large woodpecker that lives in mature forests in parts of Eurasia. It does not migrate.

References[change | change source]

  1. BirdLife International. (2016). Dryocopus martius. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22681382A87301348.en