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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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Recent observations

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adorantes

Date

April 20, 2010

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Observer

adorantes

Date

April 17, 2010

Description

ID Paul Hoekstra.

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What

Carpintero cheje Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

aaaaalex0180

Date

April 16, 2015 12:37 PM CDT

Description

Melanerpes aurifrons

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What

Carpintero cheje Melanerpes aurifrons

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robertogarcia

Date

March 13, 2015

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What

Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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juancruzado

Date

July 29, 2014

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What

Carpintero de frente dorada Melanerpes aurifrons

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arturogma

Date

April 15, 2015

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What

Carpintero cheje Melanerpes aurifrons

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ingylwyzky

Date

October 4, 2014

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What

Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

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kucycads

Date

April 11, 2015

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Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Date

April 14, 2015 04:00 PM CDT

Description

One spotted in an Ash tree near the Union

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What

Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

adorantes

Date

August 17, 2014

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What

Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

tweedledee

Date

April 12, 2015 08:13 AM CDT

Description

Brief description of what you observed

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What

Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons

Observer

adorantes

Date

December 29, 2009

Description

ID Paul Hoekstra.

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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.