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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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Square

What

Red-shafted Flicker Colaptes auratus ssp. cafer

Observer

nanorca13

Date

September 8, 2013 05:39 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

mirian-vl

Date

August 23, 2016 07:16 AM HST

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No photos or sounds

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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trnwrinfo

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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nsharp

Date

August 30, 2016

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What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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hayleysingleton

Date

August 29, 2016 06:30 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

taogirl

Date

August 29, 2016

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Square

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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cae1

Date

August 29, 2016 03:34 PM PDT

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Square

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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montanaclan

Date

October 8, 2004 11:21 AM MDT

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Square

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

jerryfriedman

Date

August 27, 2016 10:38 AM MDT

Description

I lightened and increased the contrast of the picture.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

cotingidae

Date

August 27, 2016

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No photos or sounds

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

natsmith

Date

June 14, 2016

Description

Data from eBird.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

rdebenham

Date

August 27, 2016 10:04 AM EDT
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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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