Brown-capped Pygmy Woodpecker
Dendrocopos nanus
Scientific classification Red Pencil Icon
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Inopinaves
Clade: Afroaves
Order: Piciformes
Family: Picidae
Subfamily: Picinae
Tribe: Melanerpini
Genus: Dendrocopos
Koch, 1816

Dendrocopos is a widespread genus of woodpeckers from Asia and Europe and Northern Africa.[1] They range from the Philippines to the British Isles.


Now in Yungipicus

Now in Dryobates

Now in Leiopicus

Now in Dendropicos


  1. ^ Arlott, Norman (2009). A Field Guide to the Birds of the Palearctic Non-Passerines. Harper Collins Publishers Ltd. ISBN 9780007155651. 


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