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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

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Yellow-shafted Flicker Colaptes auratus ssp. auratus

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mmcmasters

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January 14, 2016

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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phylocode

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February 9, 2016 02:23 PM PST

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Yellow-shafted Flicker Colaptes auratus ssp. auratus

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jaykeller

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February 9, 2016 06:02 AM PST

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Yellow-shafted Flicker Colaptes auratus ssp. auratus

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jaykeller

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February 9, 2016 06:00 AM PST

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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jlzachary1

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January 18, 2016

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Yellow-shafted Flicker Colaptes auratus ssp. auratus

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mmcmasters

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December 31, 2015

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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liapun312

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February 12, 2016 12:38 PM CST

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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charlsieshaver

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February 12, 2016 09:08 AM CST

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Red-shafted Flicker Colaptes auratus ssp. cafer

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terathopius

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June 19, 2015 08:39 PM HST

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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nanorca13

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April 15, 2014 02:55 PM PDT

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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johngcramer

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February 11, 2016

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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johngcramer

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February 11, 2016
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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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