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African Citril

Crithagra citrinelloides (Rüppell, 1840)

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 citrinelloides

Citation:
  (Rüppell, 1840)

Reference:
  NeueWirbelth.Vog. p.95 pl.34 fig.1

Protonym:
  Serinus citrinelloides

Avibase ID:
  D419E3A5B4A2B6E6

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/D419E3A5

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 997815

Geographic range:

  • Crithagra citrinelloides citrinelloides: Highlands of Eritrea and Ethiopia
  • Crithagra citrinelloides kikuyensis: Highlands of s and sw Kenya
English:
African Citril
Catalan:
gafarró becfí
Czech:
zvonohlík africký
Danish:
Finnæbbet Sisken
German:
Dünnschnabelgirlitz
Spanish:
Serín Etíope
Spanish (Spain):
Serín Etíope
Finnish:
etiopiansitruunahemppo
French:
Serin d'Abyssinie
Croatian:
prugastokapa žutarica
Hungarian:
vékonycsőrű csicsörke
Italian:
Venturone africano
Japanese (romaji):
munafuhiwa
Japanese:
ムナフヒワ
Lithuanian:
Afrikinis svilikėlis
Dutch:
Dunbekkanarie
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Olivenirisk
Norwegian:
Olivenirisk
Polish:
afrokulczyk maskowy
Portuguese:
Canàrio africano
Russian:
Эфиопский канареечник
Slovak:
kanárik strnádkovitý
Swedish:
smalnäbbad siska
Ukrainian:
Щедрик масковий
Chinese:
非洲丝雀
Chinese (Traditional):
黃眼紋絲雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
African Citril ( Serinus citrinelloides) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
African Citril ( Serinus citrinelloides) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
African Citril ( Serinus citrinelloides) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
African Citril ( Serinus citrinelloides) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
African Citril ( Crithagra citrinelloides) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
African Citril ( Serinus citrinelloides) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
African Citril ( Crithagra citrinelloides) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Abyssinian Citril ( Serinus citrinelloides) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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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):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Abyssinian Citril ( Crithagra citrinelloides) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Serin d'Abyssinie ( Serinus citrinelloides) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
African Citril ( Crithagra citrinelloides) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
African Citril ( Serinus citrinelloides) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
African Citril ( Serinus citrinelloides) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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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:
African Citril ( Serinus citrinelloides) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
African Citril ( Crithagra citrinelloides) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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eBird version 2021:
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
African Citril ( Crithagra citrinelloides) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Abyssinian Citril ( Crithagra citrinelloides) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Abyssinian Citril ( Crithagra citrinelloides) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Abyssinian Citril ( Crithagra citrinelloides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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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 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
African Citril ( Serinus citrinelloides) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
African Citril ( Serinus citrinelloides) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
African Citril ( Crithagra citrinelloides) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Serinus citrinelloides [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Crithagra citrinelloides

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

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

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Catalan: gafarró becfí
Czech: Zvonohlík africký
Danish: Finnæbbet Sisken
German: Diademgirlitz, Dünnschnabelgirlitz, Dünnschnabelgirliz
English: Abyssinian Citril, African Citril, African Citril Finch
English, HBW: Abyssinian Citril
English (IOC): African Citril
English (Kenya): African Citril
English (United States): African Citril
Spanish: Serín Africano, Serín Etíope, Verderón africano
Spanish (Spain): Serín Etíope
Spanish (HBW): African Citril
Estonian: ruskme-koldvint
Finnish: Afrikansitruunahemppo, etiopiansitruunahemppo
French: Serin à bec grêle, Serin d’Abyssinie, Serin d'Abyssinie, Venturon africain
Croatian: prugastokapa žutarica
Hungarian: vékonycsőrű csicsörke
Italian: Venturone africano
Japanese (romaji): kasuriseiouchou, munafuhiwa
Japanese: カスリセイオウチョウ, ムナフヒワ
Scientific: Carduelis citrinelloides, Crithagra citrinelloides, Crithagra citrinelloides citrinelloides, Dendrospiza citrinelloides, Serinus citrinelloides, Serinus citrinelloides citrinelloides
Lithuanian: Afrikinis svilikėlis
Dutch: Dunbekkanarie
Norwegian Nynorsk: Olivenirisk
Norwegian: Olivenirisk
Polish: afrokulczyk maskowy, kulczyk maskowy
Portuguese: Canàrio africano, canário-de-cara-preta-oriental
Russian: Африканский канареечный вьюрок, Эфиопский канареечник
Slovak: Kanárik strnádkovitý
Swedish: Afrikansk citronsiska, smalnäbbad siska
Swahili: Chiriku Habeshi
Turkish: Afrika isketesi
Ukrainian: Щедрик масковий
Chinese: 非洲丝雀
Chinese (Traditional): 黃眼紋絲雀

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