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Species of Thailand

Bamboo woodpecker

In Thai: นกหัวขวานป่าไผ่, nok hua khwaan paa phai

Binomial name: Gecinulus viridis, Edward Blyth, 1862

The bamboo woodpecker (Gecinulus viridis) is a species of bird in the family Picidae.

It is found in Myanmar, Laos, Thailand and the Malay Peninsula.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests and subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Piciformes
Family
Picidae
Genus
Gecinulus
Species
Gecinulus viridis

Common names

  • Thai: นกหัวขวานป่าไผ่, nok hua khwaan paa phai

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Photos

Bamboo woodpecker

Range Map

Distribution map of Bamboo woodpecker, Gecinulus viridis in Thailand
Range map of Gecinulus viridis in Thailand