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Eurasian Siskin

Spinus spinus (Linnaeus, 1758)

The Eurasian Siskin (Carduelis spinus) is a small passerine bird in the finch family Fringillidae. It is also called the European Siskin, Common Siskin or just Siskin. Other (archaic) names include Black-headed Goldfinch, barley bird and aberdevine. It is very common throughout Europe and Asia. It is found in forested areas, both coniferous and mixed woodland where it feeds on seeds of all kinds, especially of alder and conifers. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Fringillidae
Genus:
  Spinus

Scientific:
  Spinus spinus

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.181

Protonym:
  Fringilla spinus

Avibase ID:
  9820CECA12EC737D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/9820CECA

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 997858

Geographic range:

  • Spinus spinus: N Palearctic; winters Mediterranean region, China and Ryukyu Is.
English:
Eurasian Siskin
Czech:
čížek lesní
German:
Erlenzeisig
Danish:
Grønsisken
Spanish:
Jilguero Lúgano
Finnish:
vihervarpunen
French:
Tarin des aulnes
Icelandic:
Barrfinka
Italian:
Lucherino
Japanese:
mahiwa
Japanese:
マヒワ
Dutch:
Sijs
Norwegian:
Grønnsisik
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Grønsisik
Polish:
czyż
Portuguese:
Lugre
Russian:
Чиж
Slovak:
stehlík čížik
Swedish:
grönsiska
Ukrainian:
Чиж лісовий
Chinese:
黄雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition, incl. Jan 2009 suppl.):
Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Tarin des aulnes ( Carduelis spinus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Tarin des aulnes ( Carduelis spinus)
Clements 1st edition:
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Clements 3rd edition:
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Clements 4th edition:
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
Clements, version 2017:
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
Clements, version 2018:
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
Clements, version 2019:
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
eBird version 1.50:
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
eBird version 1.52:
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
eBird version 1.53:
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
eBird version 2019:
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Spruce Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Spruce Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Eurasian Siskin ( Spinus spinus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Oriental Bird Club:
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
James Lee Peters:
Carduelis spinus
James Lee Peters (original):
Carduelis spinus
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Carduelis spinus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Eurasian Siskin ( Carduelis spinus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Carduelis spinus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Spinus spinus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Arabic: الحسون الشوكي, الحسون الشوكي زرزور جبل
Asturian: Ubanu, Úbanu
Azerbaijani: Yalançı bülbül
Belarusian: Чыж
Bulgarian: Елхова скатия, Елшова скатия
Breton: An tarin
Catalan: Lluer, lluer eurasiàtic, Lluonet, Pinsà
Catalan (Balears): Lluonet
Valencian: Pinsà
Montenegrin: čižak
Czech: Cížek lesní, Čížek lesní, èížek lesní
Chuvash: Çирĕк тăрри
Welsh: Ddreiniog, Dreiniog, Llinos werdd, Pibydd gwyrdd, Pila gwyrdd
Danish: Grønsisken
German: Erlenzeisig, Zeisig
Greek: (Κοινό) Λούγαρο, Θκιολαρούδι, Λούγαρο
Greek (Cypriot): Θκιολαρούδι
English: Black-headed Goldfinch, Common Siskin, Eurasian Siskin, European Siskin, Siskin, Spruce Siskin
English (IOC): Eurasian Siskin
Esperanto: verda kardelo
Spanish: Jilguero, Jilguero Lúgano, Lugano, Lúgano
Spanish (Spain): Jilguero Lúgano
Spanish (HBW): Jilguero lúgano
Estonian: Siisike
Basque: Lluer, Tarin, Tarina
Persian: سهره زرد , سهره زرد (زرد سرسیاه)
Finnish: Viherbarpunen, Vihervarpunen
Faroese: Barrígða
French: Chardonneret tarin, Tarin des aulnes
Frisian: Syske
Irish: Gealún fearnóige, Píobaire, Siscín
Gaelic: Gealag Bhuidhe
Galician: Lluer, Pimpín común, Ubalo, úbalo
Manx: Corkan airhey
Hebrew: חורפי, חרפי
Croatian: Cižak, Čižak, Zelenčica ovčica
Hungarian: Csíz
Armenian: [Aznvasarek ], Ազնվասարեկ
Icelandic: Barrfinka
Italian: Franguen, Froncillo, Lucarino, Lucarino eurasiatico, Lucherino, Luchernino europeo
Brescian: Franguen
Napulitano: Froncillo
Japanese: mahiwa, Ma-hiwa
Japanese: マヒワ
Japanese (Kanji): 真鶸
Georgian: სკვინჩა, შავთავა მწვანულა, ჭივჭავი
Kazakh: Шымшық
Kazakh (Transliteration): şımşıq
Korean: 검은머리방울새
Korean (Transliteration): geomeun-meori-bangul-sae
Karelian: Peiboi
Cornish: Dreynek
Scientific: Carduelis spinus, Fringilla spinus, Spinus notatus, Spinus spinus
Luxembourgish: Gréngen Zeisel
Limburgish: Bookvink, Sietrewietje
Lombard: Frànguel
Lithuanian: Alksinukas, Alksninukas, eurazinis alksninukas
Latvian: Cīskens, Ķimulis, Ķivulis
Macedonian: елова зелентарка, Елова зеленушка, Елова чинка
Mongolian: Ногоолзой, Эгэл ногоолзой
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠪᠣᠵᠢᠷᠭ᠎ᠠ ᠪᠢᠯᠵᠣᠣᠬᠠᠢ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): божрог бялзуухай, Шар божрог, Шар бялзуухай
Mongolian (Transliteration): bojrog byalzuukhai, egel nogoolzoi, nogoolzoi, shar bojrog , shar byalzuukhai
Moldavian: Scatiu
Maltese: Ekru, Erku
Dutch: Sijs, Sijsje
Norwegian Nynorsk: Grønsisik
Norwegian: Grønnsisik, Sisik
Polish: czyz, Czyż, czyż (czyżyk), czyż (zwyczajny), Czyż zwyczajny, Czyżyk
Pinyin: huáng-niǎo, huáng-què, lú-huā huáng-què, pǔtōng huáng-què
Portuguese: Lugre, Lugre ou Pintassilgo-verde
Portuguese (Portugal): Lugre
Romansh: zaisch dad ogna, Zaisch d'ogna
Romanian: Scatiu
Russian: Chizh, Обыкновенный чиж, Чиж
Scots: Gealag bhuidhe
Sindhi: ىٍُ ) ىٍُ إَ يٌٓ(
Northern Sami: Ruonácizáš
Slovak: Čížik, Stehlík čížavý, stehlík čížik
Slovenian: cižek, čižek
Albanian: Cerla dimërake
Serbian: cižak, čižak, Чижак
Swedish: Grönsiska
Swahili: Chiriku
Turkish: Kara başlı iskete, Kara Başlı İskete, kara başly iskete, Karabaşlı iskete, Karabaşlı İskete, Kara-başlı İskete, Karabaşlı şskete, Шымшық
Tuvinian: Шиижек
Ukrainian: Чиж, Чиж лісовий
Venetian: Finco
Vietnamese: Chim Hoàng yến, Chim Sẻ thông Siskim, Chim Sẻ thông vàng, Hoàng yến, Sẻ thông ngực vàng, Sẻ thông Siskim
Chinese: [huang-niao], [huang-que], [lu-hua huang-que], 普通黄雀, 芦花黄雀, 黃雀, 黄 雀, 黄雀, 黄鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 普通黃雀, 蘆花黃雀, 黃雀, 黃鳥
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 黄雀
Chinese (Taiwan): [huang-que], 黃雀, 黄雀

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