Classification
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  • Russian
    • Белоголовый дятел
  • Scientific Names
    • Picoides albolarvatus
    • Dendrocopos albolarvatus
  • English
    • White-headed Woodpecker
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • WHWO
  • French
    • Pic à tête blanche

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Recent observations

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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christian8

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July 25, 2016 09:48 PM PDT

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July 4, 2016 02:09 PM PDT

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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vermfly

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July 9, 2016 08:01 AM PDT

Description

Male bird with a white head with a patch of red on the back of the head.

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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June 25, 2016 01:37 PM PDT

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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lavorm

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June 24, 2016

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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asemerdj

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June 19, 2016 08:14 AM PDT

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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rjadams55

Date

June 11, 2016

Description

A pair of White-headed Woodpeckers were seen repeatedly and rapidly bringing food to their nest in fence post around a deck.

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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June 11, 2016

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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redabbott

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June 18, 2016 09:16 AM PDT

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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June 7, 2016 09:20 AM PDT

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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danielgeorge

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June 4, 2016 03:02 PM PDT

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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jherime

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June 9, 2016 11:04 AM PDT
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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.
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