Woodpeckers (Picidae)

Ashy Woodpecker (Mulleripicus fulvus) - HBW 7, p. 554

French: Pic fauve German: Celebesspecht Spanish: Picatroncos de Célebes
Other common names: Fulvous/Celebes Woodpecker

Taxonomy: Picus fulvus Quoy and Gaimard, 1830, Sulawesi.
Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • fulvus (Quoy and Gaimard, 1830) - N Sulawesi, including islands of Manterawu and Lembeh, and archipelagos of Banggai and Togian.
  • wallacei Tweeddale, 1877 - S Sulawesi, including Muna I and Buton I.