Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodpeckers and Allies :: White-bellied Woodpecker

White-bellied Woodpecker Dryocopus javensis

Described by: Horsfield (1821)
Alternate common name(s): White-bellied Black Woodpecker, Tristram's Woodpecker, Tristram's Korean Woodpecker, Indian Great Black Woodpecker, Great Black Woodpecker
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


PICOP, Mindanao, Philippines - Mar, 2007 © Mark Harper  Kabini, Karnataka, India - Apr 23, 2005 © Yathin Krishnappa  PICOP, Mindanao, Philippines - Feb, 2007 © Leif Gabrielsen 
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India, se. Asia, South Korea, Greater Sundas and the Philipppines;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) Sw. and se. India.
(2) C. and s. Korea (ne. Kyonggi-Do Province) and formerly Tsushima, Japan.
(3) S. China (se. Sikang, w. Yunnan) and n. Vietnam.
(4) Burma, n. Thailand and s. Indochina.
(5) Malaysia, Sumatra, Java, Bali, Borneo and n. Natuna Is.
(6) Simeulue Is.
(7) Palawan.
(8) Luzon.
(9) Mindoro.
(10) Masbate, Panay and Negros Is.
(11) Cebu.
(12) Leyte, Samar and Bohol Is.
(13) Basilan, Mindanao Is.
(14) Sulu Archipelago.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Pintails Home (Kim Hyun-Tae)
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Biological Research Information Center, BRIC of Korea


Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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