Papyrus Canary

The Papyrus Canary, also known as Van Someren's Canary is a species of passerine bird in the finch family Fringillidae.

The Papyrus Canary is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

* Papyrus Canary, Serinus koliensis * Forest Canary, Serinus scotops Ochrospiza group * White-rumped Seedeater, Serinus leucopygius * Yemen Serin, Serinus menachensis * Olive-rumped Serin, Serinus rothschildi * Yellow-throated Seedeater, Serinus flavigula * Salvadori's Serin, Serinus xantholaemus * Black-throated Canary, Serinus atrogularis * Yellow-rumped Serin, Serinus xanthopygius More

Papyrus Canary The Papyrus Canary (Serinus koliensis) is a species of finch in the Fringillidae family. It is found in Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist shrubland. See more at More

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Papyrus Canary Serinus koliensis IUCN Red List history Year Category 2009 Least Concern 2008 Least Concern 2004 Least Concern 2000 Lower Risk/Least Concern 1994 Lower Risk/Least Concern 1988 Near Threatened Range Estimate More

Papyrus Canary Serinus koliensis 2009 IUCN Red List Category (as evaluated by BirdLife International - the official Red List Authority for birds for IUCN): Least Concern Justification This species has a very large range, and hence does not approach the thresholds for Vulnerable under the range size criterion (Extent of Occurrence 30% decline over ten years or three generations). More

Papyrus Gonolek Laniarius mufumbiri, Papyrus Canary Serinus koliensis Abstract: East African papyrus Cyperus papyrus swamps have undergone wide-scale drainage and are used intensively by resources harvesters. They also support a unique biota, notably six inadequately protected bird species. In this thesis, the results of a study examining the socio-economic benefits of and avian responses to wetland drainage and resource use are presented. More

Seedeater and the Papyrus Canary are all found here. * Yala Swamp Complex Three areas on the North-East shore of the Lake; the Yala Swamp, Lake Sare and Lake Kanyaboli. Species found here include the Blue-breasted Bee-eater, Papyrus Gonolek, Swamp Flycatcher, Papyrus Canary and the White-winged Warbler. The Great Snipe may occur, Baillon's Crake has been recorded at Lake Kanyaboli. More

Papyrus Canary Serinus koliensis = Described by: Grant; Mackworth-Praed (1952) Alternate common name(s): Van Someren's Canary Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors Photographs No photographs are available for this species Range E. Zaire, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, and w. Kenya. More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Fringillidae
Genus : Serinus
Species : koliensis
Authority : Grant & Mackworth-Praed, 1952