Rufous Piculet (Sasia abnormis) - HBW 7, p. 435
French: Picumne roux
Spanish: Carpinterito Malayo
Taxonomy: Picumnus abnormis Temminck, 1825, Java.
Two subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution:
- abnormis (Temminck, 1825) - S Myanmar (Tenasserim) and adjacent SW Thailand, S to Sumatra (including Belitung I), Borneo and W & C Java.
- magnirostris Hartert, 1901 - Nias I, off NW Sumatra.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
Came across a pair of Rufous piculets in Panti. Video the male with yellow forehead, the smallest woodpecker around, size smalle Locality Fraser's Hill, Pahang, Peninsular Malaysia
dannylau 27 February 2010 3 years ago 1 min 9 sec 4.5
A female moving through the foliage Locality Danum Valley Conservation Area, Sabah (Malaysia), Borneo (ssp abnormis)
Keith Blomerley 26 September 2001 6 years ago 10 sec 4.1
Adult feeding on rotten branch, presumed to be drumming for larvae Locality Sepilok, Sandakan, Sabah (Malaysia), Borneo (ssp abnormis)
Jason Anderson 7 August 2013 29 weeks ago 15 sec 3.8
A slow motion view of a bird moving on branches Locality Borneo (ssp abnormis)
John Gregory 31 July 2004 6 years ago 6 sec 3
A bird pecking something behind a leaf Locality Mount Kerinci, Kerinci Seblat National Park, Sumatra (Indonesia)
John Gregory 1999 6 years ago 24 sec 2.7
A bird perched on a trunk.
Locality Danum Valley Conservation Area, Sabah (Malaysia), Borneo (ssp abnormis)
James Eaton 1 November 2010 1 year ago 4.1
Locality Kinabatangan River, Sabah (Malaysia), Borneo (ssp abnormis)
nvoaden 1 July 2009 1 year ago 3.4
Birding at Sg Lalang Forest Reserve
Locality Selangor, Peninsular Malaysia (ssp abnormis)
rusli 27 September 2010 3 years ago 3.3
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