Classification
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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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

finatic

Date

December 20, 2014 08:44 AM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

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What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

finatic

Date

December 21, 2014 08:17 AM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

paloma

Date

December 21, 2014 04:51 PM PST

Description

female, with black band across forehead

Photos / Sounds

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What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

jaykeller

Date

December 19, 2014 11:50 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Carpintero bellotero Melanerpes formicivorus

Date

May 25, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Carpintero bellotero Melanerpes formicivorus

Date

July 26, 2014

Place

Creel (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Carpintero bellotero Melanerpes formicivorus

Date

June 2, 2013

Photos / Sounds

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What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

bbunny

Date

December 14, 2014 02:32 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Carpintero bellotero Melanerpes formicivorus

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

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What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

julio

Date

December 8, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

December 10, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

m_jon

Date

July 22, 2014 09:33 AM 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.