Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodpeckers and Allies :: Little Gray Woodpecker

Little Gray Woodpecker Dendropicos elachus

Described by: Oberholser (1919)
Alternate common name(s): Little Grey Woodpecker, Least Woodpecker
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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W. to nc. Africa;
Two populations;
Narrow zone from sw. Mauritania and Senegambia e. through s. Mali, s. Niger, s. Nigeria, ne. Cameroon and s. Chad to cw. Sudan.


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


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