Pileated woodpecker

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Pileated woodpecker
Temporal range: Late Pleistocene–present
Male (top) and female (bottom)
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Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Piciformes
Family: Picidae
Genus: Dryocopus
D. pileatus
Binomial name
Dryocopus pileatus
The range includes the United States, east of the Mississippi river, most of lower of Canada, extending up into the Northern Rocky Mountains, and down the Pacific Coast into central California
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Picus pileatus Linnaeus, 1758

The pileated woodpecker (Dryocopus pileatus) is a large, mostly black woodpecker native to North America.

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  1. BirdLife International (2012). "Dryocopus pileatus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2013.

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