Eurasian Bullfinch

Pyrrhula pyrrhula - Bouvreuil pivoine

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Fringillidés

  • Genus
    :

    Pyrrhula

  • Species
    :

    pyrrhula

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 16 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 28 cm.
  • Weight
    : 26 à 38 g
Longevity

17 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Eurasian Bullfinch (Pyrrhula pyrrhula) is a species of bird in the Fringillidae family.

Subspecific information 10 Subspecies

  • Pyrrhula pyrrhula pileata (British Isles)
  • Pyrrhula pyrrhula pyrrhula (n, sc and e Europe to c Siberia)
  • Pyrrhula pyrrhula europaea (w Europe)
  • Pyrrhula pyrrhula iberiae (sw France, n Iberian Pen.)
  • Pyrrhula pyrrhula rossikowi (ne Turkey and the Caucasus)
  • Pyrrhula pyrrhula cineracea (w Siberia and ne Kazakhstan to e Siberia and ne China)
  • Pyrrhula pyrrhula caspica (Azerbaijan and n Iran)
  • Pyrrhula pyrrhula cassinii (e Siberia)
  • Pyrrhula pyrrhula griseiventris (Kuril Is. and n Japan)
  • Pyrrhula pyrrhula rosacea (Sakhalin I.)

Foreign names

  • Bouvreuil pivoine,
  • Camachuelo común,
  • Dom-fafe,
  • Gimpel,
  • Süvöltő,
  • Goudvink,
  • Ciuffolotto eurasiatico,
  • Domherre,
  • Dompap,
  • hýľ obyčajný,
  • hýl obecný,
  • Dompap,
  • punatulkku,
  • pinsà borroner eurasiàtic,
  • Dómpápi,
  • gil (zwyczajny),
  • svilpis, smiļģis,
  • kalin,
  • Обыкновенный снегирь,
  • ウソ,
  • 红腹灰雀,
  • 歐亞鷽〔紅腹灰雀,灰腹灰雀〕,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Temperate ; Shrubland : Temperate ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Pastureland, Rural Gardens, Urban Areas

Geographic range

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