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    • Melanerpes lewis
    • Asyndesmus lewis
  • Spanish
    • Carpintero de Lewis
  • English
    • Lewis's Woodpecker
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • LEWO
  • French
    • pic de Lewis

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Recent observations

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

dpom

Date

May 28, 2016 02:28 PM MST

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No photos or sounds

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Date

May 21, 2016

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No photos or sounds

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Date

May 21, 2016

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

john8

Date

April 15, 2016 11:01 AM PDT

Description

Pookey's Park, Hoopa, Humboldt County, CA

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

paloma

Date

April 2, 2016 01:24 PM PDT

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

miroungazalophus

Date

April 6, 2016

Description

Rare bird for this area. Pair has been discovered (by Ron Eby) frequenting the telephone poles at the end of the road. Additional bird also being seen down the way on Dolan Rd.

Photos / Sounds

What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

January 17, 2011

Description

While these are atrocious pictures, it is interesting to me that there is another information here to make an ID

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

direbecca

Date

March 23, 2016

Description

Much preening.

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

john8

Date

March 20, 2016 11:04 AM PDT

Description

Irvine Regional Park

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Square

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

mlodinow

Date

March 5, 2016

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

February 14, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

pkrafel

Date

February 12, 2016

Description

Two seen during our Great Backyard Bird Count

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Description from Wikipedia

The Lewis's Woodpecker (Melanerpes lewis) is a large North American species of woodpecker which was named by ornithologist Alexander Wilson for Meriwether Lewis, one of the explorers who surveyed the areas bought by the United States of America during the Louisiana Purchase.

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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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