Little Green Woodpecker (Campethera maculosa) - HBW 7, p. 459
French: Pic barré
Spanish: Pito de Guinea
Other common names: (African) Golden-backed Woodpecker
Taxonomy: Picus maculosus Valenciennes, 1826, Senegal.
Forms a superspecies with C. cailliautii. Hybridizes rarely with latter in Ghana. Monotypic.
Distribution: Senegal and W Guinea-Bissau E in coastal zone to C Ghana (Aburi region); extends inland to Mt Nimba (Liberia).
- Least Concern Enlarge map
A bird sitting pn a trunk
Locality Kakum National Park, Central Region, Ghana (Monotypic species)
Lars Petersson 21 January 2013 2 years ago 3.8
male on trunk
Locality Grand Cape Mount County, Liberia (Monotypic species)
Nik Borrow 21 June 2014 1 year ago 3.8
Locality Bobiri Forest Reserve, Ashanti Region, Ghana
Markus Lilje 19 December 2015 12 weeks ago 3.5
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