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    • Pica-pau-mosqueado
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    • Colaptes auratus
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    • Carpintero de pechera
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    • Northern Flicker
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    • pic flamboyant
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Recent observations

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What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

September 13, 2014

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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maractwin

Date

September 18, 2014 09:15 AM EDT

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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aaron_fool

Date

September 17, 2014 03:53 PM EDT

Place

509 Park Ave, Baltimore, MD, US (Google, OSM)

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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billgiez

Date

September 16, 2014 02:23 PM EDT

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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cleuchte

Date

September 16, 2014 02:24 PM EDT

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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sjlapan

Date

September 13, 2014 10:32 AM EDT

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Northern flicker Colaptes auratus

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onondagaaudubon

Date

September 13, 2014 09:54 AM EDT

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Northern flicker Colaptes auratus

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pachomers

Date

September 13, 2014 08:21 AM EDT

Description

Heard

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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anomalocaris

Date

September 12, 2014 04:53 PM EDT

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

September 12, 2014

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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greglasley

Date

September 12, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

jabateman

Date

September 12, 2014 03:18 PM EDT

Description

Tributary team

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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.