Woodpeckers (Picidae)

Guadeloupe Woodpecker (Melanerpes herminieri) - HBW 7, p. 440

French: Pic de la Guadeloupe German: Guadeloupespecht Spanish: Carpintero de la Guadalupe

Taxonomy: Picus Herminieri Lesson, 1830, North America; error = Guadeloupe.
Sometimes placed in a monotypic genus Linneopicus, but shows many similarities to typical Melanerpes. Monotypic.

Distribution: Guadeloupe (Lesser Antilles).