Chrysophlegma

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Chrysophlegma
Gecinus mentalis - 1700-1880 - Print - Iconographia Zoologica - Special Collections University of Amsterdam - UBA01 IZ18700279.tif
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Piciformes
Family: Picidae
Tribe: Picini
Genus: Chrysophlegma
Gould, 1850
Species

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Chrysophlegma is a genus of woodpeckers in the family Picidae. These species, all found in Asia, were all previously assigned to the genus Picus.

Image Scientific name Common Name Distribution
Picus flavinucha 585.jpg Chrysophlegma flavinucha[1] Greater yellownape East Asia from northern and eastern India to south-eastern China, Indochina, Hainan, and Sumatra
Checker-throated Woodpecker (Picus mentalis humii).jpg Chrysophlegma mentale[2] Checker-throated woodpecker Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, and Indonesia.
Banded woodpecker (Picus miniaceus) female - Flickr - Lip Kee.jpg Chrysophlegma miniaceum[3] Banded woodpecker Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, and Thailand

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chrysophlegma flavinucha". International Union for Conversation of Nature and Natural Resources. Retrieved 2014-12-30.
  2. ^ "Chrysophlegma humii". International Union for Conversation of Nature and Natural Resources. Retrieved 2014-12-30.
  3. ^ "Chrysophlegma miniaceum". International Union for Conversation of Nature and Natural Resources. Retrieved 2014-12-30.