Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodpeckers and Allies :: Olive-backed Woodpecker

Olive-backed Woodpecker Dinopium rafflesii

Described by: Vigors; Horsfield (1830)
Alternate common name(s): Olive-backed Three-toed Woodpecker, Raffles's Woodpecker
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Panti Forest Reserve, Johor, Malaysia - 2003 © Paul Huang 
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Malay Peninsula. Sumatra. Borneo;
Three populations;
(1) S. Burma, s. Thailand, Malaysia, Sumatra and Banka Is.
(2) Borneo.


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


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