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Abyssinian Grosbeak-Canary

Crithagra donaldsoni Sharpe, 1895

The Northern Grosbeak-Canary or Abyssinian Grosbeak Canary (Serinus donaldsoni) is a species of passerine bird in the finch family Fringillidae. It is found in Ethiopia, Kenya, and Somalia. Its binomial name commemorates the explorer Arthur Donaldson-Smith. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Fringillidae
Genus:
  Crithagra

Scientific:
  Crithagra donaldsoni

Citation:
  Sharpe, 1895

Reference:
  BBOC 4 p.41

Protonym:
  Serinus donaldsoni

Avibase ID:
  0CEB2DA6F5FF6766

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/0CEB2DA6

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 997835

Geographic range:

  • Crithagra donaldsoni: S Ethiopia, Somalia to n Kenya; isolated population in Taita Hills
English:
Abyssinian Grosbeak-Canary
Czech:
zvonohlík dlaskozobý
German:
Donaldsongirlitz
Danish:
Grovnæbssisken
Spanish:
Serín Piquigordo Norteño
Finnish:
arohemppo
French:
Serin à gros bec
Italian:
Canarino beccogrosso settentrionale
Japanese:
hashibutokanaria
Japanese:
ハシブトカナリア
Dutch:
Noordelijke Dikbekkanarie
Norwegian:
Somaliirisk
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Somaliirisk
Polish:
kulczyk tegodzioby
Portuguese:
Canário-bicudo-pequeno
Russian:
Дубоносовый канареечный вьюрок
Slovak:
kanárik glezgozobý
Swedish:
somaliasiska
Ukrainian:
Щедрик великодзьобий
Chinese:
北厚嘴丝雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Northern Grosbeak Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Northern Grosbeak Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Northern Grosbeak Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Abyssinian Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Abyssinian Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Abyssinian Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Abyssinian Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Abyssinian Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Abyssinian Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Abyssinian Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Ethiopian Grosbeak-canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Ethiopian Grosbeak-canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Ethiopian Grosbeak-canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Ethiopian Grosbeak-canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Ethiopian Grosbeak-canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Ethiopian Grosbeak-canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Ethiopian Grosbeak-canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Ethiopian Grosbeak-canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Ethiopian Grosbeak-canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Ethiopian Grosbeak-canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Ethiopian Grosbeak-canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Northern Grosbeak-canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Northern Grosbeak-canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Northern Grosbeak-canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Northern Grosbeak-canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Serin à gros bec ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Serin à gros bec ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Grosbeak Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Abyssinian Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Serinus donaldsoni donaldsoni [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Northern Grosbeak Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Northern Grosbeak Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Northern Grosbeak-canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Northern Grosbeak-canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Northern Grosbeak-canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Northern Grosbeak-canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Northern Grosbeak-canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Northern Grosbeak-Canary ( Crithagra donaldsoni) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Serinus donaldsoni donaldsoni [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Serinus donaldsoni donaldsoni [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Abyssinian Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Abyssinian Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Abyssinian Grosbeak-Canary ( Serinus donaldsoni) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Serinus donaldsoni [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Crithagra donaldsoni [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Crithagra [donaldsoni or buchanani] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: gafarró becròs septentrional
Czech: Zvonohlík dlaskozobý
Danish: Grovnæbssisken
German: Donaldsongirlitz, Kernbeigergirlitz, Kernbeissergirlitz, Kernbeissergirliz
English: Abyssinian Grosbeak Canary, Abyssinian Grosbeak-Canary, Erlanger's Thick-billed Seddeater, Ethiopian Grosbeak Canary, Ethiopian Grosbeak-canary, Grosbeak Canary, Grosbeak-Canary, Northen Grosbeak-canary, Northern Grosbeak Canary, Northern Grosbeak-Canary
English (IOC): Northern Grosbeak-Canary
English (Kenya): Northern Grosbeak Canary
Spanish: Canario de Pico Ancho, Serín Piquigordo Norteño
Spanish (Spain): Serín Piquigordo Norteño
Spanish (HBW): Northern Grosbeak-Canary
Estonian: roosanokk-rohtlavint
Finnish: Arohemppo
French: Serin à gros bec
Hungarian: északi magtörő csicsörke
Italian: Canarino beccogrosso d'Abissinia, Canarino beccogrosso settentrionale, Canarino di Donaldson
Japanese: hashibutokanaria, hashibutoseiouchou
Japanese: ハシブトカナリア, ハシブトセイオウチョウ
Scientific: Crithagra donaldsoni, Serinus donaldsoni, Serinus donaldsoni donaldsoni, Serinus pachyrhyncha
Lithuanian: Didžiasnapis svilikėlis
Dutch: Dikbekkanarie, Noordelijke Dikbekkanarie
Norwegian Nynorsk: Somaliirisk
Norwegian: Canary, Somaliirisk
Polish: afrokulczyk tęgodzioby, kulczyk tegodzioby, kulczyk tęgodzioby
Portuguese: Canário-bicudo-pequeno
Russian: Дубоносовый канареечный вьюрок
Slovak: kanárik glezgozobý
Swedish: Nordlig Stenknäcksiska, somaliasiska
Swahili: Chiriku Domo-nene Kaskazi
Ukrainian: Щедрик великодзьобий
Chinese: 北厚嘴丝雀
Chinese (Traditional): 大嘴絲雀

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