Species Details


Himalayan Goldenback Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Dinopium shorii
Family : Picidae
Order : Piciformes
Class : Aves
Phylum : Chordata
Other Name : Himalayan Flameback
Habitat : Semi-evergreen forests and broadleaved deciduous forests.
Description : Himalayan Flameback is a three-toed woodpecker with golden yellow-back and black tail.It looks golden-yellow from above and white with black streaks.Reddish-brown iris,blackish bill and plumbeous legs and feet are evident in them.The sexes differ in the color of their crown and chest.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by:Hajbun Tasnim Preety,Department of Zoology, University of Dhaka;information source: Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh, Vol-26, iucnredlist.org;taxonomic checklist:P. M. Thompson and S. U. Chowdhury (2020). A checklist of birds of Bangladesh.Birds Bangladesh;photo credit: raman (www.inaturalist.org/people/raman ),photo shared from iNaturalist, photo copyright reserved according to iNaturalist rules;Allen T. Chartiermore information, please contact us.