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    • Picoides arcticus
  • English
    • Black-backed Woodpecker
  • French
    • pic à dos noir
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • BBWO

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Recent observations

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Black-backed Woodpecker Picoides arcticus

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neilvinson

Date

April 25, 2016 03:29 PM ADT

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Black-backed Woodpecker Picoides arcticus

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hoopoe

Date

May 17, 2013 10:54 PM EDT

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Black-backed Woodpecker Picoides arcticus

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dan_colli

Date

November 21, 2015 02:50 PM CST

Description

Viewed up a logging road.

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Black-backed Woodpecker Picoides arcticus

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joshualincoln

Date

February 8, 2016

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Black-backed Woodpecker Picoides arcticus

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catabbott

Date

January 29, 2016

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Black-backed Woodpecker Picoides arcticus

Observer

terathopius

Date

May 21, 2015 10:31 AM HST

Description

Male

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Black-backed Woodpecker Picoides arcticus

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nlblock

Date

January 11, 2015

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Black-backed Woodpecker Picoides arcticus

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dpom

Date

August 5, 2013

Place

Bassett's (Google, OSM)

Description

burn area

Photos / Sounds

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Black-backed Woodpecker Picoides arcticus

Observer

greg_ross

Date

July 19, 2015

Description

Medium-sized woodpecker with an entirely black back.
Sides barred black-and-white, throat, chest, and belly white.

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No photos or sounds

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Black-backed Woodpecker Picoides arcticus

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purslane

Date

July 15, 2015

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Black-backed Woodpecker Picoides arcticus

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paloma

Date

July 14, 2015 11:53 AM PDT

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What

Black-backed Woodpecker Picoides arcticus

Observer

scottking

Date

July 3, 2015 09:17 AM CDT

Description

Black-backed Woodpecker
Norris Camp
Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota

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Description from Wikipedia

The Black-backed Woodpecker (Picoides arcticus) also known as the Arctic Three-toed Woodpecker is a medium-sized woodpecker (23 cm long) inhabiting the forests of 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.
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