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

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Recent observations

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What

White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

February 2, 2014 11:51 AM PST

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No photos or sounds

What

White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

January 31, 2014 10:19 AM PST

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What

White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

Observer

jzzipkin

Date

January 8, 2014 03:07 PM PST

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What

White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

Observer

meredithb

Date

December 29, 2013 04:13 PM PST

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No photos or sounds

What

White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

Date

December 25, 2013

Description

White-headed Woodpecker foraging.

Photos / Sounds

What

White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

Observer

finatic

Date

December 19, 2011 10:31 AM PST

Place

Lake Hemet (Google, OSM)

Description

Riverside County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

Observer

finatic

Date

July 24, 2010 12:24 PM PDT

Place

Idyllwild (Google, OSM)

Description

Riverside County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

Observer

chauncey

Date

November 10, 2013 09:45 AM PST

Description

Yes, it is a terrible photo, but, in the upper right hand corner, you can tell. If white-headed woodpeckers are anything, they are distinctive.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

Observer

treichard

Date

April 23, 2013 01:27 PM EDT

Description

#228 White-headed Woodpecker

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

Observer

treichard

Date

April 22, 2013 03:22 PM EDT

Description

#228 White-headed Woodpecker

Photos / Sounds

What

White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

Observer

margievaldez

Date

September 16, 2013 10:56 AM PDT

Place

Mt. San Jacinto Wilderness Area (Google, OSM)

Description

White-headed woodpecker

Photos / Sounds

What

White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

Observer

barbarab

Date

August 22, 2013
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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.