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Indian Pygmy Woodpecker Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Picoides nanus
Family : Picidae
Order : Piciformes
Class : Aves
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : Villages
Description : Indian Pygmy Woodpecker is a small brown and white woodpecker with distinctive pink-rimmed white irises.Barred brown and white above and lightly streaked dirty white below.Tail spotted with white color.Paler brown crown edged red in male.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by:Hajbun Tasnim Preety,Department of Zoology, University of Dhaka;information source:www.en.wikipedia.org, iucnredlist.org;taxonomic checklist:P. M. Thompson and S. U. Chowdhury (2020). A checklist of birds of Bangladesh.Birds Bangladesh;photo credit: Antony Grossy (www.inaturalist.org/people/Antony Grossy ),photo shared from iNaturalist, photo copyright reserved according to iNaturalist rules;more information, please contact us.