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Olive-rumped Serin

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Alternative name: Arabian Serin

Photo by ammadouxJeddah, Saudi Arabia, January 2012
Photo by ammadoux
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, January 2012
Serinus rothschildi

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[edit] Identification

[edit] Distribution

Middle East: found in the highlands of west and south west Saudi Arabia and Yemen.

[edit] Taxonomy

This is a monotypic species[1].

Placed in genus Crithagra by Gill and Donsker.

Photo by ammadouxJeddah, Saudi Arabia, January 2012
Photo by ammadoux
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, January 2012

[edit] Habitat

Dry forests and shrubland.

[edit] Behaviour

[edit] References

  1. Clements, JF. 2011. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to August 2011. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019. Spreadsheet available at http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/downloadable-clements-checklist
  2. Avibase

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