Saffron Siskin

The Saffron Siskin is a species of finch in the Fringillidae family. It is found in Ecuador and Peru. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, and urban areas. It is threatened by habitat loss.

The Saffron Siskin is classified as Vulnerable (VU), considered to be facing a high risk of extinction in the wild.

The Saffron Siskin (Carduelis siemiradzkii) is a species of finch in the Fringillidae family. It is found in Ecuador and Peru. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, and urban areas. It is threatened by habitat loss. References - * BirdLife International 2004. Carduelis siemiradzkii. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 10 July 2007. More

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Saffron Siskin Carduelis siemiradzkii is sometimes included in this species. Olivaceous Siskin Carduelis olivacea is sometimes included in this species. Distribution: (Map) Taxon info Pictures On Internet Who X? Dist. References: James F. Clements. More

consider Saffron Siskins as a race of Magellanicus which is puzzling if anything they would be more related to the Red Siskins then any other Siskins. As for the breeding results in captivity, nothing has ever been published. Illustration - Giorgio de Baseggio - "Cardellini e Lucherini"also in" Finches and Sparrows" SaffronSiskins.JPG (60794 bytes) SaffronSiskins . More

The Saffron Siskin (Carduelis siemiradzkii) is a species of finch in the Fringillidae family. Andean Siskin * Andean Siskin - * The Andean Siskin (Carduelis spinescens) is a species of finch in the Fringillidae family. More

Saffron Siskin The Saffron Siskin (Carduelis siemiradzkii) is a species of finch in the Fringillidae family. It is found in Ecuador and Peru. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, and urban areas. It is threatened by habitat loss. See more at Wikipedia.org... More

Saffron Siskin Carduelis siemiradzkii 2009 IUCN Red List Category (as evaluated by BirdLife International - the official Red List Authority for birds for IUCN): Vulnerable Justification This species's habitat requirements, and therefore status, are unclear. If it is dependent on deciduous forest during part of its life-cycle, it may qualify as Endangered. If it is not dependent on this habitat, then it may only qualify as Near Threatened. More

Saffron Siskin Carduelis Siemiradzkii Conservation Program in Southwestern Ecuador DESCRIPTION The Pro-Forest Foundation in conjunction with the Ornithological Foundation of Ecuador, CECIA will design and implement a conservation program for the Saffron Siskin Carduelis siemiradzkii, focusing on a field study to investigate the species breeding ecology and distribution in the Tumbesian region of Southwestern Ecuador. More

species overview :: Saffron Siskin (Carduelis siemiradzkii) = Nr. More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Fringillidae
Genus : Carduelis
Species : siemiradzkii
Authority : (Berlepsch & Taczanowski, 1883)
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