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    • Colaptes auratus
  • Spanish
    • Carpintero de pechera
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    • Northern Flicker
    • Yellow Hammer
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    • pic flamboyant
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    • NOFL
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    • Pica-pau-mosqueado

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Recent observations

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northern flicker Colaptes auratus

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jlboone2

Date

January 31, 2015 08:41 AM PST

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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bsigel

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January 31, 2015 10:01 AM PST

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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fredbell

Date

January 31, 2015 10:19 AM PST

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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jwedmonds

Date

January 31, 2015 09:59 AM PST

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Square

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northern flicker Colaptes auratus

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gianpaolo2003

Date

January 31, 2015 10:30 AM PST

Description

On tree

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Northern flicker Colaptes auratus

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carollane9026

Date

January 31, 2015 10:13 AM PST

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Square

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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mchlfx

Date

January 25, 2015

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P1440882

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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taogirl

Date

January 25, 2015

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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bbunny

Date

January 20, 2015 01:51 PM PST

Description

with Yellow-Chevroned Parakeet

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

drdon

Date

January 19, 2015 04:01 PM EST

Description

Flying from field (45 degrees. Anting on ground? Don't know) to woods

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

bbunny

Date

January 18, 2015 08:37 AM PST

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Date

January 8, 2015

Description

A beautiful Red Shafted Flicker (same as Northern Flicker) on a biddy feeder
HAPPY!!!!!!!!!=0)

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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.