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Red-throated Wryneck
Red-throated Wryneck
Red-throated Wryneck (Jynx ruficollis) at Rietvlei Nature Reserve, Gauteng, South Africa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Inopinaves
Clade: Afroaves
Order: Piciformes
Suborder: Pici
Family: Picidae
Subfamily: Jynginae
Genus: Jynx
Species: J. ruficollis
Binomial name
Jynx ruficollis
Wagler, 1830
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Range map for the Red-throated Wryneck

Other names

It is also known by several other names including Rufous-necked Wryneck, Red-breasted Wryneck, African Wryneck or Rufous-throated Wryneck.

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