Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Woodpeckers and Allies :: Acorn Woodpecker
Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus
Described by: Swainson (1827)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeW. United States, Central America and ex. n. South America;
Fragmented distribution with at least four populations;
(1) Nw. United States w. of the Cascades and Sierra Nevada from nw. Oregon and cs. Washington s. to n. Baja.
(2) S. Baja.
(3) Sw. United States (n. Arizona, n. New Mexico, w. Texas to c. Mexico (Nuevo Leon and sw. Tamaulipas).
(4) Se. Mexico to Belize.
(5) S. Mexico to e. Honduras, ne. Nicaragua.
(6) Nicaragua to Costa Rica and w. Panama.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Adventure Camera
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Naturesongs.com
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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