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    • Golden-fronted Woodpecker
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    • Melanerpes aurifrons
    • Centurus aurifrons
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    • Carpintero cheje
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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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March 3, 2015 12:12 AM CST

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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Date

March 4, 2015

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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jdvaldezleal

Date

March 4, 2015 12:42 PM HST

Description

SONY DSC

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Carpintero de frente dorada Melanerpes aurifrons

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gonzalezii

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March 1, 2015 12:58 PM CST

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Carpintero cheje Melanerpes aurifrons

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aaaaalex0180

Date

February 13, 2015 03:48 PM CST

Description

Picoteando diferentes árboles medianos y grandes.

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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dpom

Date

April 15, 2013

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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fjcardona91

Date

February 26, 2015

Description

De arbol en arbol buscando algo

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Carpintero cheje Melanerpes aurifrons

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sandinoguerrero

Date

the past

Place

Tulum (Google, OSM)

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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gonzalezii

Date

February 18, 2015 08:40 AM CST

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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sandinoguerrero

Date

February 10, 2015

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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greglasley

Date

February 24, 2015

Description

female at suet feeder during a light misting sleet.

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Carpintero cheje Melanerpes aurifrons

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hvillalonmoreno

Date

February 23, 2015
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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.