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Noun1.Carpodacus - house finches and purple finchesCarpodacus - house finches and purple finches  
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Fringillidae, Fringillidae - finches: goldfinches; bullfinches; chaffinches; siskins; canaries; cardinals; grosbeaks; crossbills; linnets; buntings
Carpodacus mexicanus, house finch, linnet - small finch originally of the western United States and Mexico
Carpodacus purpureus, purple finch - North American finch having a raspberry-red head and breast and rump
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(3-5) Central and peripherally induced Horner syndrome have also been induced experimentally in domestic fowl and the house finch (Carpodacus mexicanus), respectively.
Caption: ROSAMOND PURCELL Birds named "Beautiful Rosenfinch" (Carpodacus pulcherrimus) collected in Tibet 1934-5 From A Glorious Enterprise: The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia and the Making of American Science, 2012
Studies of trichomonad protozoa in free ranging songbirds: Prevalence of Trichomonas gallinae in house finches (Carpodacus mexicanus) and corvids and a novel trichomonad in mockingbirds (Mimus polyglottos).
Microhabitat selection and singing behavior patterns of male housefinches (Carpodacus mexicanus) in urban parks in a heavily urbanized landscape in the Western U.S.
2013: Cis-regulatory sequence variation and association with Mycoplasma load in natural populations of the house finch (Carpodacus mexicanus).
Bartonella species detected in birds * Bird common name Bird species House sparrow Passer domesticus Boat-tailed grackle Quiscalus major Mourning dove Zenaida macroura Herring gulil ([dagger]) Larus argentatus House finch Carpodacus mexicanus Blue jay Cyanocitta cristata Song sparrow Melospiza melodia Northern cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Northern mockingbird Mimus polyglottos European starling Sturnus vulgaris Red-winged blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus Brown thrasher Toxostoma rufum Tufted titmouse Baeolophus bicolor Red-bellied woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus Common grackle Quiscalus quiscula Common loon ([dagger]) Gavia immer Red-headed woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus Brown pelican ([dagger]) Pelicanus occidentalis Collared dove Streptopelia decaocto No.
This paper will focus on several of the many North American wildlife species responding to climate change including the loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta), the pika (Ochotona princeps), and the purple finch (Carpodacus purpureus).
In the summer of 1989, they established population estimates ranging from 14 for Tufted Titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor) to 5,798 for House Finch (Carpodacus mexicanus) with an estimated population size of all feeder birds combined of 6,937 individuals.
1994), birds (finches, Carpodacus mexicanus; Hill, 1990), and macaques (Macaca mulatta; Waitt et ai, 2003).
The chaffinch Fringilla coelebs, a short-distance migrant, and the Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus, a long-distance migrant, in whose case a significant [chi square]-test result occurred respectively in 78% and 62% of classifications, support this possibility.
During the next 60 years, what are now called house finches (Carpodacus mexicanus) moved into all the other lower-48 states and beyond.