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    • Melanerpes lewis
    • Asyndesmus lewis
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    • Carpintero de Lewis
  • English
    • Lewis's Woodpecker
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    • LEWO

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Recent observations

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What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

December 17, 2014 10:47 AM PST

Description

Lewis Woodpecker on telephone pole-poor lighting due to clouds-rain.

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What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

jay

Date

November 28, 2014

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No photos or sounds

What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

brianw

Date

July 19, 2006

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

hfabian

Date

October 27, 2014

Description

Around 1 dozen bird, most of them fly catching.

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What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

kschnei

Date

August 25, 2014 01:21 PM PDT

Description

Lewis's Woodpecker (Melanerpes lewis), Markleeville, Alpine County, California - 25 August 2014. Linked to eBird checklist: ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S19574371

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

leslie_flint

Date

July 18, 2014

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

mickeylong

Date

April 17, 2014

Description

Perched along trail to the NE of debris basin. Sev. reported here since winter.

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What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

dpom

Date

June 27, 2014 08:03 AM PDT

Description

nesting

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

dpom

Date

June 23, 2014

Description

nesting, feeding young

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

dpom

Date

May 29, 2014

Place

Mines Road (Google, OSM)

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What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

geodani

Date

May 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

johnkarges

Date

March 30, 2014 11:03 AM CDT

Description

Lewis's Woodpecker seen the day before and photographed this day, reported publicly by others a week later, all with landowner's permission. Site is periodically open to public primarily for events, with access by approval of mgmt. Rarely reported wintering bird in central Texas.

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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.