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    • Golden-fronted Woodpecker
    • woodpecker
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    • Melanerpes aurifrons
    • Centurus aurifrons
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    • Carpintero cheje
    • Carpintero de frente dorada
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Recent observations

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15113164299_67499db477_s

What

Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

jcentavo

Date

September 20, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Carpintero cheje Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

eligar7

Date

May 7, 2008

Photos / Sounds

What

Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

sambiology

Date

September 7, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

carlosevilla95

Date

September 7, 2014 07:59 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

displaying-quick movements w different postures

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

annikaml

Date

December 25, 2013 01:10 PM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

guacamayero

Date

August 30, 2014

Place

Parque Natural La Estanzuela (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

guacamayero

Date

August 30, 2014

Place

Parque Natural La Estanzuela (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

izzielee

Date

August 27, 2014 12:06 PM PDT

Description

On a eucalyptus tree

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

gallivan

Date

August 27, 2014 08:50 AM PDT

Description

Heard chirps

Photos / Sounds

What

Carpintero cheje Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

lalocastillomx

Date

June 24, 2014

Description

Ejemplar de carpintero mexicano en las cercanias de Puerto Chiapas

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

jamo

Date

November 3, 2012

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Carpintero cheje Melanerpes aurifrons

Date

August 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.