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

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Recent observations

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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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What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

March 21, 2014 09:23 AM PDT

Description

Poor picture but unmistakeable

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No photos or sounds

What

lewis's woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

ashnat

Date

March 18, 2014 03:30 PM PDT

Description

This is not a bird seen very often. I wouldn't have known to look for it but our ranger, Monique, spotted it!

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What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

dgreenberger

Date

January 27, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

calopteryx

Date

August 5, 2012

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What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

redwoodray

Date

February 27, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

dave-barry

Date

February 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

lupe

Date

December 23, 2009

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Observer

dyeany2

Date

April 28, 2013 11:17 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

john8

Date

December 6, 2013 09:47 AM PST

Description

Wilson Canyon Park

Photos / Sounds

What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

lupe

Date

December 10, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Lewis's Woodpecker Melanerpes lewis

Observer

finatic

Date

February 10, 2008 09:34 AM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

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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.