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Acorn Woodpecker

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Melanerpes formicivorus Scientific name
Piciformes  Order
Picidae Family
21-23.5 cm Length
Oak and pine woods . Below Between   Range:- South-West USA south to Columbia Habitat
 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, fruit, acorns,  sap, seeds. Food  
572 - TSN: 178189 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern  Status

Acorn Woodpecker calls
Andrew Spencer XC34631
23-05-2009, United States. 

AKA:- Czech: Datel sberac, datel sběrač
Danish: Agernspætte
German: Eichelspecht, Eichel-Specht
English: Acorn Woodpecker, Acorn Woodpwcker, acorn-storing, Acorn-storing Woodpecker, Ant-eating Woodpecker, California Woodpecker, Californian Woodpecker, Mearns' Woodpecker, Narrow-fronted Woodpecker, San Pedro Woodpecker
Spanish: Carpintero Arlequin, Carpintero Arlequín, Carpintero Bellotero, Carpintero Careto, Carpintero de Robledales, Cheje bellotero, Garacaca, guaracaca
Spanish (Colombia): Carpintero de Robledales
Spanish (Costa Rica): Carpintero careto
Spanish (Honduras): guaracaca
Spanish (Mexico): Carpintero Arlequin, Carpintero Arlequín, carpintero bellotero
Spanish (Nicaragua): Carpintero Careto
Estonian: tõrurähn
Finnish: Terhotikka
French: Pic des chênes, Pic glandivore
Italian: Picchio delle ghiande
Japanese: dongurikitsutsuki
Japanese: ドングリキツツキ
Latin: Balanosphyra formicivora, Melanerpes formicivorus
Dutch: Eikelspecht
Norwegian: Eikespett
Polish: dzieciur zoledziowy, dzięciur żołędziowy
Russian: Желудёвый дятел, Муравьиный меланерпес
Slovak: tesárik dubový
Swedish: Samlarspett
Chinese: 橡树啄木鸟


Melanerpes formicivorus
Melanerpes formicivorus [formicivorus Group]
Melanerpes formicivorus [formicivorus]
Melanerpes formicivorus aculeata
Melanerpes formicivorus aculeatus
Melanerpes formicivorus albeolus
Melanerpes formicivorus angustifrons
Melanerpes formicivorus bairdi
Melanerpes formicivorus flavigula
Melanerpes formicivorus formicivorus
Melanerpes formicivorus lineatus
Melanerpes formicivorus martirensis
Melanerpes formicivorus phasma
Melanerpes formicivorus striatipectus
Melanerpes formicivorus uropygialis

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