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Woodpeckers of the world



Bearded birds

The bearded birds belong to the woodpecker family. So far, 82 bearded bird species have been identified worldwide, which are subdivided into 13 different genera. The bearded birds got their name from the very hard bristles growing at the base of the bird's beak.
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Lazy birds

The bearded birds belong to the woodpecker family. So far, 82 bearded bird species have been identified worldwide, which are subdivided into 13 different genera. The bearded birds got their name from the very hard bristles growing at the base of the bird's beak.
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Glossy birds

The eighteen known species are divided into five genera. All glossy birds have a compact, stocky looking body. Another characteristic is the long, straight beak of the glossy bird.
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Honey indicator

The group of honey indicators includes seventeen species, which are further subdivided into four genera. Fifteen types of honey indicators are found in sub-Saharan Africa. Of the two remaining species, one each can be found in Southeast Asia and India.
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Woodpeckers

Within the order of the woodpecker birds, the family of the woodpeckers forms the largest group. The more than 200 species of woodpecker are subdivided into 28 genera. The woodpecker family is initially divided into three subfamilies. These are the "real woodpeckers", the "dwarf woodpeckers" and the "reversible necks".
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Toucans

The toucans are among the woodpecker birds. 45 bird species of toucans were counted, which are further subdivided into six genera. New findings have shown that the eighteen bearded bird species found in North America must also be assigned to the toucans. Toucans can grow up to a maximum of 65 cm.
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