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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

direbecca

Date

March 28, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

adrogers

Date

March 28, 2015 10:04 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius

Observer

kieran

Date

March 28, 2015 11:12 AM EDT

Description

Holes made by the bird in a tree.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus

Observer

kieran

Date

March 28, 2015 11:19 AM EDT

Description

Holes made by the woodpecker.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

msieges

Date

March 6, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Carpintero cheje Melanerpes aurifrons

Date

March 28, 2015

Description

Presa Constitución 1917. San Juan del Río, Querétaro.
Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos ITSJR.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

susanelliott

Date

March 28, 2015

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What

Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

coachwhipbooks

Date

March 28, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

coachwhipbooks

Date

March 28, 2015

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What

Lineated Woodpecker Dryocopus lineatus

Observer

fvalencia

Date

March 27, 2015

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What

PIWO Dryocopus pileatus

Observer

zaccota

Date

March 28, 2015

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What

PIWO Dryocopus pileatus

Observer

zaccota

Date

March 27, 2015
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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.