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    • Picoides pubescens
    • Dendrocopos pubescens
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    • Carpintero velloso-menor
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    • Downy Woodpecker
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    • pic mineur
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Recent observations

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What

Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

zooga1961

Date

October 19, 2014

Description

quick stop at the overlook to see if any ducks or pelicans have arrived.

~3 dozen american coot, a handful of grebes, a great heron, a pair of woodpeckers, and a few song birds

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

amandaandmike

Date

October 19, 2014 11:58 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

October 9, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

naturenut

Date

October 18, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

heales14

Date

October 17, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

maractwin

Date

October 17, 2014 11:17 AM EDT

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P1570229

What

Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

muir

Date

October 10, 2014 09:32 AM EDT

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No photos or sounds

What

downy woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

nshrimpt

Date

the past

Description

Two individuals on eastern white pines near Metcalf building

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No photos or sounds

What

Downy woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

kentr4000

Date

October 14, 2014 03:43 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Downy woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

kentr4000

Date

October 14, 2014 02:53 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Downy woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

kentr4000

Date

October 14, 2014 02:46 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

sanguinaria33

Date

October 12, 2014 02:29 PM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens) is a species of woodpecker, the smallest in North America.

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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.