Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, USA.
Basal relationships with L. villosus, L. stricklandi and L. albolarvatus, and all previously placed in Picoides. Birds from C & S Florida named as race hylonomus on basis of smaller size, but unacceptable, since size decreases clinally from N to S. Monotypic.
Patchily in SE USA, from SE Oklahoma and E Texas E to Atlantic coast: extends N to SE Virginia, S to C Louisiana, S Mississippi and Florida.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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