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Chrysocolaptes is a genus of birds in the Picidae (woodpecker) family.

White-naped Woodpecker (Chrysocolaptes festivus) in Hyderabad W IMG 7547.jpg
White-naped woodpecker (Chrysocolaptes festivus)
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Piciformes
Family: Picidae
Subfamily: Picinae
Genus: Chrysocolaptes
Blyth, 1843

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It contains the following species:

Image Scientific name Common Name Distribution
White-naped Woodpecker (Chrysocolaptes festivus) in Hyderabad W IMG 7547.jpg Chrysocolaptes festivus White-naped woodpecker India
Greater Flameback Woodpecker (male).jpg Chrysocolaptes guttacristatus Greater flameback southern China, the Malay Peninsula, Sumatra, western and central Java and northeast Borneo
Chrysocolaptes lucidus stricklandi.jpg Chrysocolaptes stricklandi Crimson-backed flameback Sri Lanka
Javan Flameback - Baluran NP - East Java, Indonesia.jpg Chrysocolaptes strictus Javan flameback Java, Bali and Kangean Islands
Chrysocolaptes haematribon Luzon flameback Luzon, Polillo, Catanduanes and Marinduque, Philippines
Chrysocolaptes xanthocephalus Yellow-faced flameback Philippine islands of Negros, Guimaras, Panay, Masbate, and Ticao.
Greater Goldenback - Ghatgarh, Uttarakhand, India (14979939507).jpg Chrysocolaptes lucidus Buff-spotted flameback Philippine islands of Bohol, Leyte, Samar, Biliran, Panaon, Mindanao, Basilan, and Samal
Chrysocolaptes erythrocephalus Red-headed flameback Philippine islands of Balabac, Palawan, Busuanga and Calamian