Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodpeckers and Allies :: Buff-necked Woodpecker

Buff-necked Woodpecker Meiglyptes tukki

Described by: Lesson (1839)
Alternate common name(s): Buff-necked Barred Woodpecker
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Panti Forest Reserve, Johor, Malaysia - 2002 © Paul Huang 
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Malay Peninsula and Greater Sundas;
Three major populations;
(1) Malay Peninsula, Sumatra and Borneo.
(2) Banggai Is.
(3) S. Borneo.
(4) Nias Is.
(5) Batu Is.


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


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