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Yungipicus

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Kingdom  Animalia
Family  Picidae
Rank  Genus
Class  Aves
Phylum  Chordate
Order  Piciformes
Yungipicus
Similar  Piciformes, Sulu pygmy woodpecker, Sulawesi pygmy woodpecker, Brown‑capped pygmy woodpecker, Philippine pygmy woodpecker

The grey capped pygmy woodpecker yungipicus canicapillus


Yungipicus is a genus of woodpeckers in the (family Picidae) native to Asia. The species in this genus were previously assigned to Dendrocopos, in fact, some taxonomic authorities continue to list the species there.

The genus includes seven species:

  • Sulawesi pygmy woodpecker, Yungipicus temminckii
  • Brown-capped pygmy woodpecker, Yungipicus nanus
  • Grey-capped pygmy woodpecker, Yungipicus canicapillus
  • Doerries' pygmy woodpecker, Yungipicus canicapillus doerriesi
  • Philippine pygmy woodpecker, Yungipicus maculatus
  • Sulu pygmy woodpecker, Yungipicus ramsayi
  • Sunda pygmy woodpecker, Yungipicus moluccensis
  • Japanese pygmy woodpecker, Yungipicus kizuki
  • References

    Yungipicus Wikipedia


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