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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

Observer

lorenia12

Date

July 26, 2015

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

sam_c_wilson

Date

June 24, 2015

Description

Seen regularly around the base, several nests along the coastline in palms

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Date

July 23, 2015

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

gzepeda

Date

July 15, 2015 09:04 AM CDT

Description

Breve descripcin de lo que observaste

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

gzepeda

Date

July 14, 2015 09:20 AM CDT

Description

Breve descripcin de lo que observaste

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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ljbarth

Date

May 11, 2015

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No photos or sounds

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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ljbarth

Date

July 10, 2015

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Date

July 12, 2015

Description

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

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

gzepeda

Date

July 10, 2015 07:50 AM CDT

Description

Breve descripcin de lo que observaste

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

gzepeda

Date

July 9, 2015 02:07 PM CDT

Description

Breve descripcin de lo que observaste

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

gzepeda

Date

July 9, 2015 07:39 AM CDT

Description

Breve descripcin de lo que observaste

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What

Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Date

April 18, 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.