Green-backed Woodpecker

Campethera cailliautii - Pic de Cailliaut

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Piciformes

  • Family
    :

    Picidés

  • Genus
    :

    Campethera

  • Species
    :

    cailliautii

Descriptor

Malherbe, 1849

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 16 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 34 à 57 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Pic de Cailliaut
♂ adult

Green-backed Woodpecker (Campethera cailliautii) is a species of bird in the Picidae family.

Subspecific information 4 Subspecies

  • Campethera cailliautii permista (Ghana to sw Sudan south to n Angola and c DRCongo)
  • Campethera cailliautii nyansae (sw Kenya, sw Ethiopia and nw Tanzania to ne Angola and n Zambia)
  • Campethera cailliautii cailliautii (s Somalia to ne Tanzania)
  • Campethera cailliautii loveridgei (c Tanzania to Mozambique)

Foreign names

  • Pic de Cailliaut,
  • Pito de Cailliaud,
  • Pica-pau-de-dorso-verde,
  • Tüpfelspecht,
  • Groenrugspecht,
  • Picchio dorsoverde,
  • Afrikansk grönspett,
  • Grønnryggspett,
  • žlna zelenochrbtá,
  • datel zelenohřbetý,
  • Grønrygget Spætte,
  • täplätikka,
  • Gevlekte Speg,
  • picot de Cailliaut,
  • dzięciolik zielonogrzbiety,
  • Пятнистая кампетера,
  • ヒメアフリカアオゲラ,
  • 绿背啄木鸟,
  • 非洲綠背啄木,

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Rural Gardens

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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