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All Names

  • Scientific Names
    • Melanerpes formicivorus
  • Spanish
    • Carpintero bellotero
  • English
    • Acorn Woodpecker
    • acorn-storing
  • Italian
    • Picchio delle ghiande
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • ACWO
  • French
    • Pic glandivore
  • German
    • Eichelspecht

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Recent observations

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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jiangqiaoli

Date

May 1, 2016 08:59 AM PDT

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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direbecca

Date

April 29, 2016

Description

Welcoming committee. :)

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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andir

Date

April 30, 2016 11:16 AM PDT

Description

Great Meadow UCSC, fallen oak tree

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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jafuentes

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April 27, 2016 04:21 PM PDT

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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epino

Date

January 13, 2016 12:58 PM CST

Description

Nachig, Zinacantan, Chiapas

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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lucy19

Date

April 13, 2016

Description

Este es un de los carpinteros que se encuentran en la Reserva de la Biosfera Los Tuxtlas; fue observado en el municipio de Soteapán en el Estado de Veracruz.

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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itzelg

Date

April 26, 2016

Description

Pájaro carpintero saliendo de su nido.

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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robertofigueroa

Date

February 10, 2016

Place

México (Google, OSM)

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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amyjaeckerjones

Date

April 27, 2016 05:11 PM PDT

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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cem

Date

July 19, 2015

Description

two

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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eldonn99

Date

April 8, 2014

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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rkharwood

Date

April 20, 2016

Description

As many as 8 Acorn Woodpeckers were flying between tall Palms next to the lake.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Acorn Woodpecker (Melanerpes formicivorus) is a medium-sized woodpecker, 21 cm long with an average weight of 85 g.

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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.
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