(syn. Celeus Ϯ Cream-coloured Woodpecker C. flavus) Gr. κροκος krokos  saffron, yellow; μορφη morphē  form, appearance; "35. CROCOMORPHUS.  Type, C. flavus.   ...   Key to the Species.  A. Head, neck, and body, above and below, uniform yellow.   ...   1. Crocomoprhus flavus.  ...  2. Crocomorphus semicinnamomeus." (Hargitt 1890).

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 24 January 2019).