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Definition of D pubescens

D pubescens
Woodpecker Wood"peck`er, n. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of scansorial birds belonging to Picus and many allied genera of the family Picid[ae]. Note: These birds have the tail feathers pointed and rigid at the tip to aid in climbing, and a strong chisellike bill with which they are able to drill holes in the bark and wood of trees in search of insect larv[ae] upon which most of the species feed. A few species feed partly upon the sap of trees (see Sap sucker, under Sap), others spend a portion of their time on the ground in search of ants and other insects. The most common European species are the greater spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopus major), the lesser spotted woodpecker (D. minor), and the green woodpecker, or yaffle (see Yaffle). The best-known American species are the pileated woodpecker (see under Pileated), the ivory-billed woodpecker (Campephilus principalis), which is one of the largest known species, the red-headed woodpecker, or red-head (Melanerpes erythrocephalus), the red-bellied woodpecker (M. Carolinus) (see Chab), the superciliary woodpecker (M. superciliaris), the hairy woodpecker (Dryobates villosus), the downy woodpecker (D. pubescens), the three-toed, woodpecker (Picoides Americanus), the golden-winged woodpecker (see Flicker), and the sap suckers. See also Carpintero. Woodpecker hornbill (Zo["o]l.), a black and white Asiatic hornbill (Buceros pica) which resembles a woodpecker in color.

Meaning of D pubescens from wikipedia

- wood****, coined the binomial name Picus pubescens and cited Catesby's book. The specific epithet pubescens is the Latin for "pubescent" or "downy". Linnaeus...
- Centrosema pubescens, its correct name is Centrosema molle. The former C. schiedeanum (incl. the released cultivar Belalto centro) is now C. pubescens. Centro...
- Toxicodendron pubescens (syn. Rhus pubescens), commonly known as Atlantic poison oak, is an upright shrub that can grow to 1 m (3 ft) tall. Its leaves...
- Capsi**** pubescens is a plant of the genus Capsi**** (pepper). The species name, pubescens, refers to the hairy leaves of this pepper. The hairiness of...
- surface today. Three varieties are recognised, the nominate Betula pubescens var. pubescens, B. p. var. litwinowii (distributed in the Caucasus and Turkey)...
- Donacia pubescens is a species of aquatic leaf beetle in the family Chrysomelidae. It is found in North America. "Donacia pubescens Report". Integrated...
- family Rubiaceae. The genus contains only one species, viz. Deccania pubescens, which is endemic to India. "Deccania in the World Checklist of Rubiaceae"...
- Forestiera pubescens Nuttall, Thomas. 1837. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, new series 5(6[2]): 177, Forestiera pubescens Southwest...
- Dellamora pubescens is a species of beetle in the genus Dellamora. It was discovered in 1936. Mordellidae Species List at Joel Hallan’s Biology Catalog...
- Dacne pubescens is a species of pleasing fungus beetle in the family Erotylidae. It is found in North America. "Dacne pubescens Report". Integrated Taxonomic...