Arctic Redpoll

Acanthis hornemanni - Sizerin blanchâtre

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Fringillidés

  • Genus
    :

    Acanthis

  • Species
    :

    hornemanni

Descriptor

Holböll, 1843

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 14 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 20 à 25 cm.
  • Weight
    : 11 à 20 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Arctic Redpoll (Acanthis hornemanni) is a species of bird in the Fringillidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Acanthis hornemanni exilipes (n Eurasia, Alaska and nw Canada)
  • Acanthis hornemanni hornemanni (ne Canada and Greenland)

Foreign names

  • Sizerin blanchâtre,
  • Pardillo ártico,
  • Pintarroxo-boreal,
  • Polarbirkenzeisig,
  • Szürke zsezse,
  • Witstuitbarmsijs,
  • Organetto artico,
  • Snösiska,
  • Polarsisik,
  • stehlík polárny,
  • čečetka bělavá,
  • Hvidsisken,
  • tundraurpiainen,
  • passerell àrtic,
  • Hrímtittlingur,
  • czeczotka tundrowa,
  • gaišais ķeģis,
  • polarni brezovček,
  • Пепельная чечётка,
  • コベニヒワ,
  • 极北朱顶雀,
  • 極北朱頂雀,

Voice song and cries

Sizerin blanchâtre
♂ adult

Geographic range

Illustration

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