Carpodacus mexicanus

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Noun1.Carpodacus mexicanus - small finch originally of the western United States and MexicoCarpodacus mexicanus - small finch originally of the western United States and Mexico
finch - any of numerous small songbirds with short stout bills adapted for crushing seeds
Carpodacus, genus Carpodacus - house finches and purple finches
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Effects of melatonin implants on structures and behaviors of the house finch (Carpodacus mexicanus) eye.
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.
High ambient-light conditions can reduce use of foraging patches, food-seeking behavior, and delay detection of predators by house finches (Carpodacus mexicanus), possibly as a result of higher thermal stress, greater visual exposure to predators, and effects of glare in reducing visual contrast between the object and the background (Fernandez-Juricic and Tran, 2007).
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.
During the next 60 years, what are now called house finches (Carpodacus mexicanus) moved into all the other lower-48 states and beyond.
House Finch (Carpodacus mexicanus): Slightly smaller than the purple finch, has dark stripes on sides and belly.
House Finch (Carpodacus mexicanus).-- Beginning in the early 1980's, C.
Additionally, males have been shown experimentally to prefer brighter females in at least two species: pinyon jays (Johnson 1988) and house finches (Carpodacus mexicanus, Hill 1993).
Las especies mas abundantes durante el estudio fueron Junco phaeonotus y Carpodacus mexicanus. Las unicas especies que presentaron diferencias en su abundancia por habitat fueron Zenaida macroura siendo mas abundante en las areas de cultivo (U = 9.000, P < 0.05), Melanerpes formicivorus (U = 8.000, P < 0.05) mas abundante en las areas de cultivos con remanentes de bosque o con arboles dispersos y Spinuspinus mas abundante en el bosque de coniferas (U = 8.000, P < 0.05).
This paper describes the clinical signs and histopathologic findings associated with an emergent disease associated with Trichomonas gallinae infections in free-ranging house finches (Carpodacus mexicanus) in California.