Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodpeckers and Allies :: Himalayan Flameback

Himalayan Flameback Dinopium shorii

Described by: Vigors (1832)
Alternate common name(s): Himalayan Goldenback, Goldenback, Himalayan Golden-backed Woodpecker, Himalayan Three-toed Woodpecker, Himalayan Gold-backed Woodpecker, Three-toed Golden-backed Woodpecker
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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Himalayas. E. India to Burma;
Fragmented distribution in w. part of its range;
(1) Himalayas of n. India (Garhwal).
(2) Ne. India (n. Assam) to s. Burma.


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


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