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Greater Flameback

Chrysocolaptes guttacristatus




3 Species ID Suggestions

Black-rumped Flameback
Dinopium benghalense White-naped Woodpecker
Fyn Kynd
Fyn Kynd 7 years ago
Common Flameback
Dinopium javanense http://www.kolkatabirds.com/commonflameback8ms.jpg
Liam
Liam 7 years ago
Greater Flameback
Chrysocolaptes guttacristatus BirdForum


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4 Comments

AbhishekDevendra
AbhishekDevendra 7 years ago

guys..one more pic added,hope will help to find accurately

Liam
Liam 7 years ago

C. guttacristatus is the only Flameback with pale irises, but also note the two dark stripes on the chin that differentiate it from the others.

Fyn  Kynd
Fyn Kynd 7 years ago

Thank you, Their so similar!!!

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 7 years ago

Fyn, i think you are correct on D.javanense :)

AbhishekDevendra
Spotted by
AbhishekDevendra

Karnataka, India

Lat: 13.01, Long: 75.69

Spotted on Oct 6, 2012
Submitted on Oct 6, 2012

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