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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Golden-cheeked Woodpecker Melanerpes chrysogenys

Observer

robberfly

Date

October 30, 2014

Description

Posted the male the other day. This is the female.

Photos / Sounds

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What

northern flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

sarahcarline

Date

October 30, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

kerrywininger

Date

October 16, 2014 09:05 AM PDT

Description

Near Lake Lagunitas

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

Observer

rparker

Date

October 29, 2014 02:36 PM PDT

Description

On Giant Sequoia in Mariposa Grove

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

October 29, 2014 01:19 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus

Observer

sambiology

Date

October 29, 2014

Description

Poor pictures, but I think these are good enough for the ID.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Date

October 28, 2014

Description

One by Eddy Lake beach area.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

October 28, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

aaaaalex0180

Date

October 1, 2014 03:59 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Melanerpes aurifrons hembra/female

A female woodpecker come to my backyard when it began to rain / Comenzó a llover un poco y durante eso llegó una carpinterita a mi jardín.

Photos / Sounds

What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

hfabian

Date

October 27, 2014

Description

Around 1 dozen bird, most of them fly catching.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

julio

Date

October 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

marisaelca

Date

October 25, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

Nine families of largely arboreal birds make up the order Piciformes, the best-known of them being the Picidae, which includes the woodpeckers and close relatives. The Piciformes contain about 67 living genera with a little over 400 species, of which the Picidae (woodpeckers and relatives) make up about half.

No range data available.