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  • 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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What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

wkiri

Date

July 22, 2016 09:29 AM MST

Description

This woodpecker keeps visiting my house. He/she is too fast for me to get a picture so far! I'll keep trying.

Photos / Sounds

Square

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

danielgeorge

Date

July 22, 2016 08:19 AM PDT

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Square

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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obaezm

Date

November 7, 2014 12:24 PM CST

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

nelruzam

Date

July 22, 2016

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

rammahr

Date

July 22, 2016 08:45 AM CDT

Description

Usa su cola como apoyo.

Uses his tail as support.

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

rammahr

Date

July 22, 2016 08:45 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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rammahr

Date

July 22, 2016 08:42 AM CDT

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Square

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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nelruzam

Date

July 21, 2016

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

jokurtz

Date

December 28, 2013 03:46 PM HST

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Square

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

julio

Date

July 17, 2016 02:10 PM CDT

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

cem

Date

June 10, 2016 12:47 PM PDT

Description

2 observed

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

slsfirefight

Date

July 7, 2016 02:25 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.
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