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Species of Thailand

Crimson-breasted woodpecker

In Thai: นกหัวขวานอกแดง, nok hua khwaan ok daeng

Binomial name: Dryobates cathpharius, Edward Blyth, 1843

The crimson-breasted woodpecker (Dryobates cathpharius) is a species of bird in the Picidae family.

It is found in Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, and Vietnam.

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

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Piciformes
Family
Picidae
Genus
Dryobates
Species
Dryobates cathpharius

Common names

  • Thai: นกหัวขวานอกแดง, nok hua khwaan ok daeng

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Photos

Crimson-breasted woodpecker

Range Map

Distribution map of Crimson-breasted woodpecker, Dryobates cathpharius in Thailand
Range map of Dryobates cathpharius in Thailand