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Definition of Spinus spinus

Spinus 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.

Meaning of Spinus spinus from wikipedia

- was initially included in the genus Spinus, a group containing New World goldfinches and siskins, but in 1976, Spinus was merged into the genus Carduelis...
- 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...
- true finches are the Andean siskin (Spinus spinescens) at as little as 9.5 cm (3.8 in) and the lesser goldfinch (Spinus psaltria) at as little as 8 g (0...
- 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...
- 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...
- Spinus spinus. Spinus Andean siskin, Spinus spinescens Antillean siskin, Spinus dominicensis Black siskin, Spinus atratus Black-capped siskin, Spinus...
- Spinus may refer to: Spinus (genus), a genus of birds in the finch family, Fringillidae Spinuș, a commune in Bihor County, Romania...
- Asyprocessa spinus is a moth of the family Erebidae first described by Michael Fibiger in 2010. It is known from western and north-western Thailand. The...
- 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...
- Spinuș (Hungarian: Hagymádfalva) is one of the smallest communes in Bihor County, Crișana, Romania. It is composed of five villages: Ciulești (Csujafalva)...
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