Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodpeckers and Allies :: Buff-spotted Woodpecker
Buff-spotted Woodpecker Campethera nivosa
Described by: Swainson (1837)
Alternate common name(s): Fine-banded Woodpecker
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeW. to c. Africa;
(1) S. Mauritania, s. Mali, Senegambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Nigeria, s. Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Congo to Zaire.
(2) N. Ivory Coast.
(3) Fernando Po.
(4) S. Central African Republic, n. and ne. Zaire ex. s. Sudan, Uganda, w. Kenya and w. Tanzania s. to nw. Angola and sc. and ce. Zaire.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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