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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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What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

esthermkey

Date

April 16, 2016

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What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

rebelgirl73

Date

April 29, 2016

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No photos or sounds

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Yellow-shafted Flicker Colaptes auratus ssp. auratus

Observer

jokurtz

Date

April 28, 2016

Place

Home (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

dpom

Date

April 28, 2016 10:02 AM PDT

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No photos or sounds

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

creationkeeper

Date

April 27, 2016 09:07 AM PDT

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No photos or sounds

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

creationkeeper

Date

April 24, 2016 06:48 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

coachwhipbooks

Date

April 28, 2016

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No photos or sounds

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

mnschuma

Date

April 28, 2016

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No photos or sounds

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

creationkeeper

Date

April 24, 2016 06:23 PM PDT

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No photos or sounds

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

nataliebee

Date

April 28, 2016 12:25 PM EDT

Description

Brown and black striped with red on the next and a white underside

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

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Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

jgordon

Date

April 28, 2016 08:00 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Yellow-shafted Flicker Colaptes auratus ssp. auratus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

April 25, 2016 05:35 AM PDT
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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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