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Woodpeckers (Picidae)

Ochraceous Piculet (Picumnus limae) - HBW 7, p. 433

French: Picumne ocré German: Ockerzwergspecht Spanish: Carpinterito de Ceará

Taxonomy: Picumnus limae Snethlage, 1924, Serra de Maranguape, Ceará, Brazil.
Probably related to P. fulvescens, and sometimes regarded as conspecific. Form saturatus, described from Paraíba and previously listed as a race of present species, is now considered a junior synonym of P. fulvescens (see page 302). Monotypic.

Distribution: NC Ceará in NE Brazil.