Celeus (bird)

Taxobox
name = "Celeus"
regnum = Animalia
phylum = Chordata
classis = Aves
ordo = Piciformes
familia = Picidae
genus = "Celeus"
genus_authority = Boie, 1831
subdivision_ranks = Species
subdivision = "see text"

"Celeus" is a genus of woodpeckers found in tropical and subtropical forests and woodland in Central and South America. Its members are:

* Cinnamon Woodpecker, "Celeus loricatus"
* Scaly-breasted Woodpecker, "Celeus grammicus"
* Waved Woodpecker, "Celeus undatus"
* Chestnut-colored Woodpecker, "Celeus castaneus"
* Chestnut Woodpecker, "Celeus elegans"
* Pale-crested Woodpecker, "Celeus lugubris"
* Blond-crested Woodpecker, "Celeus flavescens"
* Cream-colored Woodpecker, "Celeus flavus"
* Rufous-headed Woodpecker, "Celeus spectabilis"
** Kaempfer's Woodpecker, "Celeus (spectabilis) obrieni"; formerly Caatinga Woodpecker
* Ringed Woodpecker, "Celeus torquatus"

References

*cite book
last = ffrench
first = Richard
title = A Guide to the Birds of Trinidad and Tobago
edition = 2nd edition
year = 1991
publisher = Comstock Publishing
isbn = 0-8014-9792-2

*cite book
last = Hilty
first = Steven L
title = Birds of Venezuela
publisher = Christopher Helm
date = 2003
location = London
isbn = 0-7136-6418-5

* Stiles and Skutch, "A guide to the birds of Costa Rica" ISBN 0-8014-9600-4


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