Maroon Woodpecker (Blythipicus rubiginosus) - HBW 7, p. 550
French: Pic poephyroïde
Spanish: Pito Herrumbroso
Taxonomy: Hemicircus rubiginosus Swainson, 1837, western Africa; error = Malacca.
Birds from Sumatra and Borneo described as race parvus, on average slightly smaller than N ones, but overlap considerable, and minor variations in plumage considered insufficient to warrant racial separation. Monotypic.
Distribution: S Myanmar (S Tenasserim) and SW Thailand S to Sumatra and Borneo.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
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