Lesser Redpoll

Lesser Redpoll


Literature Lesser Redpoll
[order] Passeriformes |

Lesser Redpoll determination[order] Passeriformes | [family] Fringillidae | [latin] Carduelis flammea cabaret | [UK] Lesser Redpoll | [FR] Sizerin alpin | [DE] Birkenzeisig-cabaret | [ES] Pardillo monotípico | [IT] Organetto Minore | [NL] Kleine Barmsijs


Ecological aspects of migration, and pre-migratory fat deposition in the lesser redpoll, Carduelis flammea cabaret
Author(s): P. R. Evans
Abstract: This paper is a sequel to an earlier paper on the Lesser Redpoll (Evans 1966a), in which I discussed the timing of its annual (post-nuptial) molt in relation to the timing of breeding and autumn migration and described variations in the total weights..[more]..
Source: The Condor, 71:316-330, 1969
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No evidence of genetic differentiation between
lesser redpolls Carduelis flammea cabaret and
common redpolls Carduelis f. flammea

Author(s): Richard Ottvall, Staffan Bensch, Goran Walinder and Jan T. Lifjeld
Abstract: The remarkable variation in plumage and morphological characters in the redpoll complex
Carduelis flammea-hornemanni has puzzled taxonomists for several decades. In contrast,
molecular studies have not revealed any genetic differentiation among the..[more]..
Source: Avian Science Vol. 2 No. 4: 237-244 (2002)
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All of Fringillidae

  1. Arctic Redpoll
  2. Carduelis hornemanni
  1. Blue Chaffinch
  2. Fringilla teydea
  1. Brambling
  2. Fringilla montifringilla
  1. Bullfinch
  2. Pyrrhula pyrrhula
  1. Canary
  2. Serinus canaria
  1. Chaffinch
  2. Fringilla coelebs
  1. Citril Finch
  2. Serinus citrinella
  1. Evening Grosbeak
  2. Hesperiphona vespertina
  1. Greenfinch
  2. Carduelis chloris
  1. Hawfinch
  2. Coccothraustes coccothraustes
  1. Lesser Redpoll
  2. Carduelis flammea cabaret
  1. Linnet
  2. Carduelis cannabina
  1. Red Crossbill
  2. Loxia curvirostra
  1. Redpoll
  2. Carduelis flammea
  1. Rosefinch
  2. Carpodacus erythrinus
  1. Serin
  2. Serinus serinus
  1. Siskin
  2. Carduelis spinus
  1. Twite
  2. Carduelis flavirostris
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