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    • Golden-fronted Woodpecker
    • woodpecker
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    • Melanerpes aurifrons
    • Centurus aurifrons
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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Date

November 24, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917. San Juan del Río, Querétaro. Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos.

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golden-fronted woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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ericisley

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December 27, 2003

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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gonzalezii

Date

June 15, 2014

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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biolgio

Date

November 16, 2014 02:43 PM CST

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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aaaaalex0180

Date

October 8, 2014 06:05 PM CDT

Description

Melanerpes aurifrons hembra/female que iba de un árbol a otro.

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

November 7, 2014

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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jmoralesrbpc

Date

August 3, 2014 07:04 AM HST

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Carpintero cheje Melanerpes aurifrons

Date

October 5, 2014

Description

Pájaro Carpintero. Periferia San Juan del Río. Querétaro.
Laura Uribe. Grupo Vasconcelos ITSJR.

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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robberfly

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November 7, 2014

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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gyrrlfalcon

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November 6, 2014

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Carpintero cheje Melanerpes aurifrons

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jumtal

Date

November 1, 2014

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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hvillalonmoreno

Date

October 9, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

The Golden-fronted Woodpecker (Melanerpes aurifrons) is a North American woodpecker. Its preferred habitat is mesquite and riparian woodlands. It is distributed from Texas and Oklahoma in the United States through Mexico to Honduras and northern Nicaragua. Cooke listed this species as an abundant resident of the lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas, in 1884.

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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.