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

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Recent observations

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What

Acorn woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

diannes

Date

March 29, 2015

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acorn woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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matty

Date

March 29, 2015

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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brewbooks

Date

February 5, 2006 04:16 PM PST

Description

Acorn Woodpecker on Century Plant
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Used 10x binoculars as a poor man's telephoto lens

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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direbecca

Date

March 28, 2015

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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adrogers

Date

March 28, 2015 10:04 AM PDT

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acorn woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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temminicki

Date

March 22, 2015 02:40 AM PDT

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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dannywolf

Date

July 6, 2014

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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dave-barry

Date

March 15, 2015

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

March 13, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

lipps

Date

March 13, 2015 05:25 PM PDT

Description

Woodpecker: saw a flash of red, chest or crest. Was pecking in strong 2 second butsts.

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

jorgeleo-sanchez

Date

March 12, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

No muy claras pero vi que es un carpintero arlequin, (Melanerpes formicivorus). espero estar en lo cierto.

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

tmcbride

Date

March 12, 2015 02:58 PM PDT
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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.