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East African Citril

Crithagra hyposticta (Reichenow, 1904)

The African Citril (Serinus citrinelloides), also known as the Abyssinian Citril, is a species of finch in the Fringillidae family. It is found from Ethiopia, Sudan and Eritrea to western Kenya. It is closely related to the Western and Southern Citril, to which it was formerly considered conspecific. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Fringillidae
Genus:
  Crithagra

Scientific:
  Crithagra hyposticta

Citation:
  (Reichenow, 1904)

Reference:
  Vog.Afr. 3 pt1 p.275

Protonym:
  Spinus citrinelloides hypostictus

Avibase ID:
  C978ABCC567E265D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/C978ABCC

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 997817

Geographic range:

  • Crithagra hyposticta hyposticta: SE Kenya and Tanzania to Malawi
  • Crithagra hyposticta brittoni: southeastern South Sudan and extreme western Kenya
English:
East African Citril
German:
Dünnschnabelgirliz
Danish:
Gråkindet Sisken
Spanish:
Serín de Africa
Finnish:
tansaniansitruunahemppo
French:
Serin est-africain
Italian:
Venturone meridionale
Japanese:
higashimunafuhiwa
Japanese:
ヒガシムナフヒワ
Dutch:
Gestreepte Dunbekkanarie
Norwegian:
Bananirisk
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Bananirisk
Polish:
kulczyk ciemnolicy
Russian:
Полосатый канареечный вьюрок
Slovak:
kanárik tmavolíci
Swedish:
gråkindad siska
Chinese:
东非丝雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

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

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Sitrienkanarie
Danish: Gråkindet Sisken
German: Dünnschnabelgirliz, Streifengirlitz
English: East African Citril, East african citril finch, Eastern Citril, Grey-faced Citril, Kilimanjaro Citril, Southern Citril, Tanzania Citril
English (IOC): Southern Citril
English (Kenya): Southern Citril
Spanish: Serín de Africa, Serín keniata, Verderón africano
Spanish (Spain): Serín de África
Spanish (HBW): Southern Citril
Estonian: tanganjika koldvint
Finnish: tansaniansitruunahemppo
French: Serin est-africain
Italian: Venturone d'Africa Orientale, Venturone dell'Africa orientale, Venturone meridionale
Japanese: higashimunafuhiwa, munafuhiwa
Japanese: ヒガシムナフヒワ, ムナフヒワ
Scientific: Crithagra hyposticta, Dendrospiza hyposticta, Serinus citrinelloides hypostictus, Serinus hypostictus, Serinus hypostictus chyulu, Serinus hyposticutus, Spinus citrinelloides hypostictus
Lithuanian: Afrikinis dryžasis svilikėlis
Dutch: Gestreepte Dunbekkanarie, OostAfrikaanse Kanarie, Oost-Afrikaanse Kanarie
Norwegian Nynorsk: Bananirisk
Norwegian: Bananirisk
Polish: afrokulczyk ciemnolicy, kulczyk ciemnolicy
Russian: Полосатый канареечный вьюрок
Slovak: kanárik tmavolíci
Swedish: Gråkindad siska
Swahili: Chiriku Mdogo
Chinese: 东非丝雀
Chinese (Traditional): 南方絲雀

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