New Mexico Ornithological Society

Woodpeckers (Picidae)

Lewis’s Woodpecker (Melanerpes lewis) Photo: Michael Hilchey

Red-headed Woodpecker (Melanerpes erythrocephalus) Photo: Jerry Oldenettel

Acorn Woodpecker (Melanerpes formicivorus) Photo: Jerry Oldenettel

Gila Woodpecker (Melanerpes uropygialis)

Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus) Photo (Indianapolis, IN): Jerry Oldenettel

Williamson’s Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus thyroideus) Male Photo: Mark Watson

  • Female – AZFO Photo: Marceline VandeWater and Phil Lowe

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius) Photo: Jerry Oldenettel

Red-naped Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus nuchalis) Photo: Jerry Oldenettel

Ladder-backed Woodpecker (Picoides scalaris) Male Photo: Jerry Oldenettel

Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens) Male Photo: Jim Stuart

Hairy Woodpecker (Picoides villosus) Female Photo: Jerry Oldenettel

Arizona Woodpecker (Picoides arizonae) (Chiricahua Mts, AZ) Photo: Mark Watson

American Three-toed Woodpecker (Picoides dorsalis) Photo: Cole Wolf

Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus)