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    • Picoides albolarvatus
    • Dendrocopos albolarvatus
  • English
    • White-headed Woodpecker
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • WHWO

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Recent observations

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What

White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

Observer

john8

Date

November 15, 2014 02:07 PM PST

Description

Male and female pair at Grassy Hollow

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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vnsankar

Date

June 12, 2014

Description

We discovered a nest of White-headed Woodpeckers at the Russ Ranch clearcut on a low snag and watched them for several minutes.

Location is approximate - better data on eBird for this sighting by Rob Fowler.

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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m_jon

Date

August 1, 2013 11:35 AM NZST

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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joelferree

Date

October 19, 2014 02:49 PM PDT

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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rparker

Date

October 29, 2014 02:36 PM PDT

Description

On Giant Sequoia in Mariposa Grove

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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abr

Date

October 10, 2014 09:45 AM PDT

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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asemerdj

Date

October 17, 2014 02:35 PM PDT

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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rdm24

Date

June 21, 2009 01:19 PM PDT

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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mickeylong

Date

May 16, 2014

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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mickeylong

Date

May 16, 2014

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justin2

Date

September 23, 2014 05:59 PM PDT

Description

Woodpecker

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

Observer

crotalinae

Date

June 29, 2014 09:16 AM PDT

Description

Vicinity of Philbrook Reservoir at burn site, Butte Co., CA

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Description from Wikipedia

The White-headed Woodpecker (Picoides albolarvatus) is a non-migratory woodpecker that resides in pine forests of the mountains of western North America. It has a black body (approximately 20 cm (7.9 in) long) and white head. It has white primary feathers that form a crescent in flight. Males have a red spot at the nape of the neck.

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.