Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodpeckers and Allies :: Rufous Woodpecker
Rufous Woodpecker Celeus brachyurus
Described by: Vieillot (1818)
Alternate common name(s): Brown Woodpecker
Old scientific name(s): Micropternus brachyurus
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RangeW. and ne. India and Sri Lanka to se. China, Indochina and Greater Sundas;
Fragmented distribution near the limits of its range;
(1) Nw. Himalayas of India.
(2) E. Himalayas of ne. India.
(3) W. India and Sri Lanka.
(4) Laos, Cambodia and s. Vietnam.
(5) Se. China and n. Vietnam.
(6) Hainan Is.
(7) Malaysia, Sumatra, Bangka, Belitung and Nias Is.
(9) Borneo and n. Natuna Is.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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