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Species of Thailand

Buff-necked woodpecker

In Thai: นกหัวขวานลายคอแถบขาว, nok hua khwaan lai kho

Binomial name: Meiglyptes tukki, René-Primevère Lesson, 1839

The buff-necked woodpecker (Meiglyptes tukki) is a species of bird in the Picidae family.

It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, and Thailand.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical swamps. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Piciformes
Family
Picidae
Genus
Meiglyptes
Species
Meiglyptes tukki

Common names

  • Thai: นกหัวขวานลายคอแถบขาว, nok hua khwaan lai kho

Conservation status

Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)

Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)

Range Map

Distribution map of Buff-necked woodpecker, Meiglyptes tukki in Thailand
Range map of Meiglyptes tukki in Thailand