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Common Flame-back Woodpecker1.jpg
Common flameback (''Dinopium javanense)
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Piciformes
Family: Picidae
Tribe: Malarpicini
Genus: Dinopium
Rafinesque, 1814

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Dinopium is a genus of birds in the family Picidae.[1]

It contains the following species:


Image Scientific name Common Name Distribution
Picidae - Dinopium rafflesii.JPG Dinopium rafflesii Olive-backed woodpecker Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, and Indonesia
Himalayan Flameback (Dinopium shorii) female (21492912679) (2).jpg Dinopium shorii Himalayan flameback Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Myanmar, and Nepal
Common Flame-back Woodpecker.jpg Dinopium javanense Common flameback Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam
Dinopium everetti Spot-throated flameback island of Palawan in the Philippines.
Flameback Woodpecker.jpg Dinopium benghalense Black-rumped flameback Pakistan, India south of the Himalayas and east till the western Assam valley and Meghalaya, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka
Dinopium psarodes Red-backed flameback Sri Lanka


  1. ^ "Phenotypic and Genetic Analysis support Distinct Species Status of the Red-backed Woodpecker (Lesser Sri Lanka Flameback: Dinopium psarodes) of Sri Lanka". Novataxa. Retrieved 3 February 2019.