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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

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starrfish

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May 15, 2010

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

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natureali

Date

March 11, 2013 05:00 PM PDT

Description

Brite Lake
Tehachapi, Kern County, California
11 March 2013

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

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natureali

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January 11, 2015 03:47 PM PST

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Bodfish, Kern County, California
11January 2015

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

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natureali

Date

June 18, 2011 12:58 PM PDT

Description

Off Hwy 395
Mono County, California
18 June 2011

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

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natureali

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June 19, 2010 02:19 PM PDT

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Mono County, California
19 June 2010

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

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varajuan

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June 26, 2016 10:48 AM MDT

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

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October 29, 2016 03:59 PM PDT

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

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redabbott

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October 27, 2016 09:38 AM PDT

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

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slsfirefight

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February 9, 2014 11:52 AM PST

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

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cgbb2004

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October 19, 2016 12:59 PM EDT

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

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kenchamberlain

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October 17, 2016 02:14 PM PDT

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Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

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datnatureguy

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November 30, 2014 10:08 AM MST
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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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