Ochre-collared Piculet (Picumnus temminckii) - HBW 7, p. 429
French: Picumne de Temminck
Spanish: Carpinterito Cuellicanela
Taxonomy: Picumnus Temminckii Lafresnaye, 1845, Paraguay.
Forms a superspecies with P. cirratus and P. dorbignyanus, and sometimes treated as conspecific with former, or alternatively with both. Hybridizes frequently with nominate race of former, producing many intermediate individuals; also occasionally interbreeds with race guttifer of P. albosquamatus. Monotypic.
Distribution: E Paraguay, NE Argentina (Misiones) and SE Brazil (São Paulo S to Rio Grande do Sul).
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VideosSee all 9 videos
A temmincki's female. Locality Santa Catarina State, Brazil (Monotypic species)
João Just 26 August 2012 36 weeks ago 14 sec 4.5
A male being joined by a female Locality Curitiba, Paraná State, Brazil (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 16 May 2005 7 years ago 26 sec 4.4
A juvenile perched Locality Ilha Comprida, São Paulo State, Brazil
Carlos Gussoni 25 November 2008 2 years ago 13 sec 4.1
A male moving in trees Locality Curitiba, Paraná State, Brazil (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 16 May 2005 7 years ago 47 sec 4.1
One adult bird feeding one juvenile (Reserva bicudinho-do-brejo). Locality Guaratuba Bay, Paraná State, Brazil
Carlos Gussoni 16 December 2012 21 weeks ago 28 sec 3.8
Building nest. Locality Sorocaba, São Paulo State, Brazil
douglasbete 30 March 2011 2 years ago 1 min 2 sec 3.8
PhotosSee all 13 photos
Pica pau anão de coleira macho
Locality São Vicente, São Paulo State, Brazil
Lindolfo Souto 2 March 2012 1 year ago 4.5
A temminckii's female.
Locality Nova Veneza, Santa Catarina State, Brazil (Monotypic species)
João Just 26 August 2012 36 weeks ago 4
Locality Guaraú, Peruíbe, São Paulo State, Brazil
Antonio Silveira 17 October 2008 41 weeks ago 4
A bird climbed in a branch with an ant in the beak
Locality Urugua-í Provincial Park, Misiones Province, Argentina (Monotypic species)
Horacio Luna 2 November 2011 1 year ago 4
A perched male.
Locality Iguazú Falls, Iguazú National Park, Misiones Province, Argentina (Monotypic species)
Nick Athanas 5 July 2011 1 year ago 3.8
Locality Intervales State Park, São Paulo State, Brazil (Monotypic species)
Ken Havard 19 November 2012 15 weeks ago 3.8