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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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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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pebbleslo

Date

February 10, 2016

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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rhislop

Date

February 11, 2016

Description

On a powerline.

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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rdiaz63

Date

February 10, 2016

Description

The Acorn Woodpecker was pecking a tree in Griffith Park.

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Date

January 23, 2016

Place

CBTis 165 (Google, OSM)

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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royaltyler

Date

February 8, 2016 09:09 AM PST

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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robberfly

Date

February 9, 2016 01:42 PM PST

Description

Had a coronary for a split second, think in' I might be looking at a Pileated! Then I heard the...squawking mob.

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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e-albright

Date

February 9, 2016 05:58 PM PST

Description

I have lived on this property over 12yrs. and I had never observed acorn woodpeckers, Melanerpes formicivorus, here until about 2 yrs ago.

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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greglasley

Date

February 7, 2016

Description

taken along the side of the road to Savegre Lodge.

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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cdegroof

Date

February 7, 2016 08:53 AM PST

Description

Decaying

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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dpom

Date

February 6, 2016 02:54 PM PST

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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glmory

Date

February 6, 2016 04:25 PM PST

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Date

January 16, 2016

Place

Ramona, CA (Google, OSM)
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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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