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
A male on hand.
Locality Sarawak (Malaysia), Borneo (Monotypic species)
John C. Mittermeier 10 January 2010 3 weeks ago ADDED LAST MONTH 4
A close view of the head of a bird on hand.
Locality Lambir Hills National Park, Miri Division, Sarawak (Malaysia), Borneo (Monotypic species)
John C. Mittermeier 25 April 2011 3 weeks ago ADDED LAST MONTH 4
a captured birds
Locality Puchong, Selangor, Peninsular Malaysia
rusli 9 October 2009 4 years ago 2.7
- No sound recordings available yet