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Definition of Carduelis spinus

Carduelis spinus
Siskin Sis"kin, n. [Dan. sisgen; cf. Sw. siska, G. zeisig, D. sijsje; of Slav. origin; cf. Pol. czy?.] (Zo["o]l.) (a) A small green and yellow European finch (Spinus spinus, or Carduelis spinus); -- called also aberdevine. (b) The American pinefinch (S. pinus); -- called also pine siskin. See Pinefinch. Note: The name is applied also to several other related species found in Asia and South America. Siskin green, a delicate shade of yellowish green, as in the mineral torbernite.
Carduelis spinus
Aber-de-vine Ab`er-de-vine", n. (Zo["o]l.) The European siskin (Carduelis spinus), a small green and yellow finch, related to the goldfinch.

Meaning of Carduelis spinus from wikipedia

- The Eurasian siskin (Spinus spinus) is a small p****erine bird in the finch family Fringillidae. It is also called the European siskin, common siskin or...
- The genus Carduelis is a group of birds in the finch family Fringillidae. The genus Carduelis was introduced by the French zoologist Mathurin Jacques...
- extant species of the Meso American Spinus/Carduelis evolutive radiation, whose parental species is Carduelis/Spinus lawrencei. The American goldfinch is...
- smallest North American Spinus finch, it may be the smallest true finch in the world. Some sources list more subtropical Spinus species as slightly smaller...
- Guatemalan-Mexican altiplano. • This siskin seems to belong to the North American Spinus/Carduelis evolutive radiation, whose parental species is the Eurasian siskin...
- The yellow-bellied siskin (Spinus xanthogastrus) is a small p****erine bird in the finch family Fringillidae. It breeds from Costa Rica south to southern...
- The hooded siskin (Spinus magellanicus) is a small p****erine bird in the finch family (Fringillidae), native to South America. It belongs to the ****tive...
- is one of the extant parental species of one of the three evolutive Carduelis/Spinus North American radiations. The other two are those of S. tristis (the...
- the group. The genus Spinus was introduced in 1816 by the German naturalist Carl Ludwig Koch with the Eurasian siskin (Spinus spinus) as the type species...
- of the North American Spinus/Carduelis evolutive radiation, whose parental species is the European siskin, Carduelis/Spinus spinus. BirdLife International...
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