Colaptes auratus

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Noun1.Colaptes auratus - large flicker of eastern North America with a red neck and yellow undersurface to wings and tailColaptes auratus - large flicker of eastern North America with a red neck and yellow undersurface to wings and tail
flicker - North American woodpecker
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In one rosette the yellow shafted flicker (Colaptes auratus) provides the raw material; in the other the red shafter flicker (Colaptes cafer collaris) with its salmon red tail feathers has been employed.
Penenirmus jungens ha sido registrado en el carpintero escapulario o carpintero de pechera (Colaptes auratus Linnaeus, 1758) proveniente de Estados Unidos; en el pitio, pitigue o carpintero pitio (Colaptes pitius Molina, 1782) y en el carpintero andino (C.
2000; northern flicker Colaptes auratus, Wiebe 2005; barn owl Tyto alba, Henry et al.
Species Common Name Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated Hummingbird Chaetura pelagica Chimney Swift Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed Cuckoo Colaptes auratus Northern Flicker Dryocopus pileatus Pileated Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied Woodpecker Meleagris gallopavo Wild Turkey Picoides pubescens Downy Woodpecker Picoides villosus Hairy Woodpecker Species Bluebell Bohm Sweet William Archilochus colubris 0.60 2.55 0.39 Chaetura pelagica 0.00 1.70 0.00 Coccyzus americanus 0.90 0.68 0.46 Colaptes auratus 0.45 1.36 0.15 Dryocopus pileatus 0.30 0.85 0.46 Melanerpes carolinus 1.35 2.55 2.16 Meleagris gallopavo 0.00 0.00 0.15 Picoides pubescens 3.15 3.90 2.08 Picoides villosus 0.75 2.21 0.85 Table 6.
Miller (1931) identified only Colaptes auratus (cafer) to species, but listed 6 bones as belonging to a small woodpecker that he referred to Dryobates.
Flicker is a rather large common flicker (Colaptes auratus) who drops by from time to time to rattle our cage, literally.
Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus): Infrequent feeder visitor, has yellow under wings and red splotch on nape.
villosus), Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus), Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Archilochus colubris), Ruffed Grouse (Bonasa umbellus), Whip-poor-will (Caprimulgus vociferus), and Eastern Towhee.
For example, data on the range and dispersal behavior of the common grackle (Quiscalus quiscula) and the yellow-shafted flicker (Colaptes auratus auratus) (National Geographic Society 1983; Moore and Buchanan 1985; Howell and Webb 1995) lead to estimates for their dispersal variances of [[Sigma].sup.2] = 0.03 and [[Sigma].sup.2] = 0.06, respectively, after standardizing by the size of each species' range.
Here, I describe the consumption of clay soils from an expansive clay bank in north-central British Columbia, Canada by a Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus L.) and speculate as to why the bird may have been ingesting these soils.
-- -- -- -- -- -- AVES Perdix perdix -- -- -- 4.3 3.2 10.8 Falco sparverius -- -- -- 4.3 3.2 4.3 Fulica americana -- -- -- -- -- -- Colaptes auratus -- -- -- 4.3 3.2 4.7 Picoides villosus -- -- -- 4.3 3.2 2.5 Sialia mexicana -- -- -- -- -- -- Unidentified large birds -- -- -- -- -- -- Unid.