Pine Siskin

Carduelis pinus (Wilson, 1810)

Summary

Finch with an extremely large population and has an extremely large distribution area (mostly Nearctic ecozone).
Species with sedentary and migratory populations. It nests mainly in the coniferous forests of the subarctic and temperate regions of North America and winters mainly in the forests of the temperate and subtropical regions of North America and Central America.
The evolution trend of the global population is apparently stable.

Global conservation status

Least concern (IUCN ver. 3.1, 2010)
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Common names

  • Pine Siskin

Subspecies

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Behavior

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Flight

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Habitat

It nests in the subarctic and temperate regions of North America, mostly in coniferous forests but also in deciduous and mixed forests. Winters in temperate and subtropical regions of North America and Central America, mostly in coniferous forests but also in deciduous and mixed forests, scrublands, farms, grasslands and gardens.

Feed

It feeds mainly on seeds but also berries, floral buds and insects.

Breeding

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Predators

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Resident Breeding migrant Winter migrant