|A female golden-green woodpecker at Poconé, Mato Grosso State, Brazil|
The golden-green woodpecker (Piculus chrysochloros) is a species of bird in the Picidae family, the woodpeckers, piculets, and wrynecks. It is found in north-central South America, centered on the Amazon Basin in the countries of Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru and Suriname. A disjunct region of the bird's range occurs in northwestern Colombia and Venezuela. A second disjunct group is found 1500 km southeast of the Amazon Basin in the Brazilian states of Minas Gerais and Espírito Santo, in an 800 km coastal strip.
- Golden-green woodpecker videos on the Internet Bird Collection
- Stamps (for Suriname) plus a mostly accurate RangeMap
- Golden-green woodpecker photo gallery VIREO Photo-High Res-(Close-up)
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