Order
Piciformes
Family
Picidae
Genus
Melanerpes
 
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 - Acorn Woodpecker
 - Acorn Woodpecker (Acorn)
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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Walter D. Koenig, Eric L. Walters, Peter B. Stacey, Mark T. Stanback, and Ronald L. Mumme
Version: 2.0 — Published September 23, 2019

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Figure 1. Distribution of the Acorn Woodpecker in North and Middle America. - Range Map
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  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Figure 1. Distribution of the Acorn Woodpecker in North and Middle America.

This species also occurs in northern South America. Only a few populations of this species are migratory; see text for details.

Recommended Citation

Koenig, W. D., E. L. Walters, P. B. Stacey, M. T. Stanback, and R. L. Mumme (2019). Acorn Woodpecker (Melanerpes formicivorus), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (P. G. Rodewald, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bna.acowoo.02