Classification
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All Names

  • 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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jimbosj

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November 16, 2015 02:07 AM EST

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joshuagsmith

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March 25, 2012 09:00 AM MST

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charley

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October 10, 2008 11:38 AM CDT

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wyattherp

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December 29, 2016 10:59 AM PST

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lorri-gong

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August 20, 2016 10:08 AM PDT

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jeffyeo

Date

January 3, 2015

Description

thinned PIPO forest
2 (male, female); feeding; Christmas Bird Count

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jeffyeo

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November 30, 2016

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thinned PIPO forest/
feeding, calling

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stalkerbob

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December 12, 2016 02:31 PM PST

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rileyrackliffe

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November 17, 2016 12:19 PM PST

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nathan20

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December 25, 2014 08:03 PM EST

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john8

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November 20, 2016 01:41 PM PST

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Chilao Visitor Center, Angeles National Forest, Los Angeles Co., CA

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White-headed Woodpecker Picoides albolarvatus

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garyflanders

Date

November 8, 2016

Description

Hiking on the Pineknob Trail outside of Big Bear California. I heard it before I saw it. I stopped and watched him peck on this snag. For approximately 15 minutes it shared the tree with a Gilded Flicker. Often they were very close.

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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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