Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodpeckers and Allies :: Bay Woodpecker

Bay Woodpecker Blythipicus pyrrhotis

Described by: Hodgson (1837)
Alternate common name(s): Red-eared Woodpecker, Red-eared Bay Woodpecker, Greater Bay Woodpecker, Red-eared Rufous Woodpecker
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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Himalayas e. to e. China and s. to Malay Peninsula;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) Nepal, ne. India and the ne. Himalayas to Burma, nw. Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam.
(2) Malaysia.
(3) Se. China.
(4) S. Indochina.
(5) Hainan Is.


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


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