Visit the revamped IBC site!

The page you are on now will be closed in a few days. Check out this species on the new IBC!

Woodpeckers (Picidae)

Puerto Rican Woodpecker (Melanerpes portoricensis) - HBW 7, p. 440

French: Pic de Porto Rico German: Scharlachbrustspecht Spanish: Carpintero Puertorriqueño

Taxonomy: Picus portoricensis Daudin, 1803, Puerto Rico.

Distribution: Puerto Rico and nearby Vieques I (Greater Antilles).