Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodpeckers and Allies :: Greater Yellownape

Greater Yellownape Picus flavinucha

Described by: Gould (1834)
Alternate common name(s): Greater Yellow-naped Woodpecker, Large Yellow-naped Woodpecker
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Frasers Hill, Malaysia - Jun, 2004 © Tan Chin Tong  Frasers Hill, Malaysia - 2003 © Paul Huang 
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Himalayas, ne. India, s. China, se. Asia and Sumatra;
Fragmented distribution at the extremities of its range;
(1) E. Himalayas from n. and e. India from n. Uttar Pradesh and Orissa, Nepal, se. Tibet, Burma, s. China (s. Sichuan, Yunnan) to n. Vietnam.
(2) S. China (c. Fukien) to n. Vietnam (Tonkin area).
(3) Se. Thailand to s. Vietnam.
(4) Hainan Is.
(5) Malayan highlands.
(6) N. Sumatra.
(7) Sw. Sumatra.


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


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