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    • Colaptes auratus
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    • Northern Flicker
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    • pic flamboyant

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Recent observations

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Yellow-shafted Flicker Colaptes auratus ssp. auratus

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mflower

Date

April 17, 2014

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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david10

Date

April 14, 2014

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Yellow-shafted Flicker Colaptes auratus ssp. auratus

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michael_morin

Date

April 17, 2014 05:22 PM CDT

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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skiman1016

Date

April 17, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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NOFL Colaptes auratus

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cotaweaver

Date

April 16, 2014

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Yellow-shafted Flicker Colaptes auratus ssp. auratus

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mflower

Date

April 15, 2014 10:53 PM CDT

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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sarahcarline

Date

April 16, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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northern flicker Colaptes auratus

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stevemerkley

Date

January 19, 2014

Description

UCR botanical gardens

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NOFL Colaptes auratus

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cotaweaver

Date

April 14, 2014

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northern flicker Colaptes auratus

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jamie

Date

April 13, 2014

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

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marvelliott

Date

April 14, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Northern flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

elfaulkner

Date

April 13, 2014 01:17 PM EDT

Description

Yellow shafted variety

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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.