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    • Eichelspecht
  • French
    • Pic glandivore
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    • 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

leslie_flint

Date

May 3, 2015

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What

Carpintero bellotero Melanerpes formicivorus

Date

May 2, 2015

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What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 3, 2015 09:41 AM EDT

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What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

norma6201

Date

April 27, 2015 03:23 PM MST

Description

Typical adult Acorn Woodpecker, all field marks apply.

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What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

john8

Date

May 2, 2015 07:16 AM PDT

Description

An unusual find at Piute Ponds

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 1, 2015 08:30 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

robberfly

Date

May 2, 2015

Description

Strange to see some familiar Californian bird. Made me smile...

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What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

dpom

Date

April 30, 2015 01:11 PM PDT

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What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

May 1, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

acorn woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

muir

Date

April 22, 2015 10:36 AM MST

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What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

April 30, 2015 11:10 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

acorn woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

muir

Date

April 22, 2015 08:07 AM MST
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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.