Rufous-tailed jacamar (Galbula ruficauda)
Pied puffbird, Notharchus tectus
@ "The Guadual," on the road between El Valle & Bahia Solano
Reserva Estatal La Florida, Tapijulapa, Tabasco, Mexico
Nine families of largely arboreal birds make up the order Piciformes, the best-known of them being the Picidae, which includes the woodpeckers and close relatives. The Piciformes contain about 67 living genera with a little over 400 species, of which the Picidae (woodpeckers and relatives) make up about half.