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  • Russian
    • Золотой шилоклювый дятел
  • Scientific Names
    • Colaptes auratus
  • Spanish
    • Carpintero de pechera
  • English
    • Northern Flicker
    • Yellow Hammer
  • French
    • pic flamboyant
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • NOFL
  • Portuguese
    • Pica-pau-mosqueado
  • Finnish
    • kultatikka

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

codyhough

Date

June 10, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

bzak

Date

June 26, 2016 11:45 AM EDT

Description

Flattened Northern Flicker on Riverview Road, construction and heavy traffic zone, near Sand Run Service Center driveway. Road strike.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

dpom

Date

June 25, 2016 07:51 AM PDT

Description

juvenile

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

newtpatrol

Date

June 22, 2016 04:36 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

tim7

Date

June 25, 2016 08:35 PM PDT

Description

Found a nest with 2 chicks

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

nanorca13

Date

June 24, 2016 05:56 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

cullen

Date

June 19, 2016 08:37 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

jeanneleber

Date

June 25, 2016 11:46 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red-shafted Flicker Colaptes auratus ssp. cafer

Observer

kimssight

Date

June 21, 2016 07:03 AM PDT

Description

Kern River Preserve 06/21/2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

nsharp

Date

May 30, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

vlsauer

Date

May 6, 2015 01:32 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

jessica32

Date

June 25, 2016

Place

tusten, ny (Google, OSM)

Description

BioBlitz observation

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Description from Wikipedia

The Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus) is a medium-sized member of the woodpecker family. It is native to most of North America, parts of Central America, Cuba, the Cayman Islands, and is one of the few woodpecker species that migrate. There are over 100 common names for the Northern Flicker. Among them are: Yellowhammer, clape, gaffer woodpecker, harry-wicket, heigh-ho, wake-up, walk-up, wick-up, yarrup, and gawker bird. Many of these names are attempts at imitating some of its...

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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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