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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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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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chrisgoforth

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May 4, 2015 07:16 PM EDT

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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rebeccafay

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July 4, 2015 11:33 AM PDT

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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dwest

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June 22, 2015 12:52 PM PDT

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richardwasson

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July 3, 2015

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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richardwasson

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

This tree is a place where they story their acorns.

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quetzalcoatl

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March 10, 2013 06:56 PM HST

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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richardwasson

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July 1, 2015

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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July 1, 2015 03:55 PM PDT

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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cedric_lee

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June 27, 2015

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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johnnybirder

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March 24, 2011

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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clintmetson

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June 16, 2015 07:48 AM PDT

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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richardwasson

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June 22, 2015
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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.