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Cuban Green Woodpecker
(Redirected from Xiphidiopicus percussus percussus)
Endemic to Cuba and some small adjacent islands.
There are 2 subspecies:
Four additional subspecies are not generally recognised: monticola, marthae, cocoensis and gloriae.
Dry forests with pine, and coastal vegetation.
Main source of foods is insects and other invertebrates, but has for a while been known to also eat fruit. Recent observations show that the Cuban Green Woodpecker also will drink nectar from some flowers and that they in doing so actually help pollinating those flowers.
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