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

Green-backed Woodpecker Campethera cailliautii

Described by: Malherbe (1849)
Alternate common name(s): Little Spotted Woodpecker
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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Sc. to se. tropical Africa;
(1) Nc and e. Ghana, Togo, Nigeria, Cameroon to the Central African Republic, n. and ne. Zaire, ex. s. Sudan and sw. Ethiopia.
(2) E., sc. and se. Zaire, w. Uganda and s. to Gabon, Congo, nw. Angola, e., sc. and se. Zaire.
(3) E. Kenya and ne. Tanzania.
(4) N. and e. Angola, se. Zaire, s. Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, c. and s. Kenya, s. Somalia, ec. Tanzania s. to Zambia, e. Zimbabwe and s. Mozambique.


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


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