Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus Scientific name definitions

Karen L. Wiebe and William S. Moore
Version: 2.0 — Published July 7, 2023



K. L. Wiebe's research was supported by an NSERC discovery grant. Numerous field assistants and graduate students on the long-term study of Northern Flickers at Riske Creek have contributed much time and expertise to understanding the ecology of this species. W. S. Moore's research on the Northern Flicker was supported by research grants from the National Science Foundation.

Recommended Citation

Wiebe, K. L. and W. S. Moore (2023). Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus), version 2.0. In Birds of the World (P. G. Rodewald, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.norfli.02