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

Gabon Woodpecker Dendropicos gabonensis

Described by: Verreaux, J.; Verreaux, E. (1851)
Alternate common name(s): Gaboon Woodpecker
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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Wc. Africa;
Two populations;
(1) Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Nigeria and nw. Cameroon.
(2) S. Cameroon, Equitorial Guinea, Gabon, Congo to ne. and c. Zaire, sw. Central African Republic and ex. w. Uganda.


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


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