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Pale-headed Woodpecker

Gecinulus grantia (Horsfield, 1840)

The Pale-headed Woodpecker (Gecinulus grantia) 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 dry forests and subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Piciformes
Family:
  Picidae
Genus:
  Gecinulus

Scientific:
  Gecinulus grantia

Citation:
  (Horsfield, 1840)

Reference:
  PZS(1839) Pt7 no.82 p.165

Protonym:
  Picus (Chrysonotus) Grantia

Avibase ID:
  43DEA60F4B7447AB

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/43DEA60F

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554154

Geographic range:

  • Gecinulus grantia grantia: E Nepal to Myanmar and s China (w Yunnan)
  • Gecinulus grantia indochinensis: SW China (sw Yunnan) to nw Thailand, Laos and Vietnam
  • Gecinulus grantia viridanus: SE China (Fujian and n Guangdong)
English:
Pale-headed Woodpecker
Czech:
datel indočínský
German:
Blaßscheitel-Bambusspecht
Danish:
Grønhovedet Spætte
Spanish:
Pito del Bambú Norteño
Finnish:
ruskobambutikka
French:
Pic grantia
Italian:
Picchio testachiara
Japanese:
takegera
Japanese:
タケゲラ
Dutch:
Bleekkopbamboespecht
Norwegian:
Rosenissespett
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Rosenissespett
Polish:
bambusowiec
Russian:
Светлоголовый Бамбуковый дятел
Slovak:
gera pláštiková
Swedish:
blekhuvad hackspett
Ukrainian:
Дзекіль світлоголовий
Chinese:
苍头竹啄木鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Pale-headed Woodpecker ( Gecinulus grantia) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Pale-headed Woodpecker ( Gecinulus grantia) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Pale-headed Woodpecker ( Gecinulus grantia) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Pale-headed Woodpecker ( Gecinulus grantia) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Pic grantia ( Gecinulus grantia) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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Oriental Bird Club:
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James Lee Peters:
Gecinulus grantia [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Gecinulus grantia [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Gecinulus grantia [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Pale-headed Woodpecker ( Gecinulus grantia) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Pale-headed Woodpecker ( Gecinulus grantia) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Gecinulus grantia [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Gecinulus [grantia or viridis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Bengali: ধলামাথা কাঠকুড়ালি
Catalan: Picot del bambú septentrional
Czech: Datel bambusový, datel indočínský
Danish: Grønhovedet Spætte
German: Blasskopf-Bambusspecht, Blaßscheitel-Bambusspecht
English: Bamboo Woodpecker, Pale headed Woodpecker, Pale-headed Woodpecker
English (IOC): Pale-headed Woodpecker
Spanish: Pico Bambú, Pito del Bambú Norteño
Spanish (Spain): Pito del Bambú Norteño
Spanish (HBW): Pale-headed Woodpecker
Estonian: leetkiird-bambuserähn
Finnish: bambutikka, ruskobambutikka, Valkopääbambutikka
French: Pic grantia
Italian: Picchio dei bambù, Picchio testachiara
Japanese: takegera, take-gera
Japanese: タケゲラ
Japanese (Kanji): 竹啄木鳥
Scientific: Gecinulus grantia, Gecinulus grantia grantia, Picus (Chrysonotus) Grantia
Lithuanian: Blyškiagalvis bambukinis genys
Dutch: Bleekkopbamboespecht, Bleekkop-bamboespecht
Norwegian Nynorsk: Rosenissespett
Norwegian: Rosenissespett
Polish: bambusowiec, bambusowiec rdzawogrzbiety
Pinyin: cāng-tóu zhú zhuó-mù-niǎo, zhú zhuó-mù-niǎo
Russian: Светлоголовый Бамбуковый дятел
Slovak: gera pláštiková, mravcožlna pláštiková
Swedish: blekhuvad hackspett, Blekhuvad spett
Thai: นกหัวขวานป่าไฝ่, นกหัวขวานหัวเหลือง
Thai (Transliteration): nók hŭa-kʰwăan hŭa-lĕuaŋ
Ukrainian: Дзекіль світлоголовий
Vietnamese: Chim Gõ kiến nâu đỏ, Gõ kiến nâu đỏ
Chinese: 竹啄木鸟, 苍头柱啄木鸟, 苍头竹啄木鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 竹啄木, 竹啄木鳥, 蒼頭竹啄木鳥

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