New Record of Shiny Cowbird (Molothrus bonariensis) Parasitism of Black-Chinned Siskins (Carduelis barbata)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2003
Authors:Astié, AAlejandra
Journal:The Wilson Bulletin
Date Published:2003
ISBN Number:00435643
Keywords:Carduelis, Carduelis barbata, Carduelis Spinus, Fringillidae, Icteridae, Molothrus, Molothrus bonariensis, Pyrrhomitris, Pyrrhomitris barbata, Spinus, Spinus barbata, Spinus barbatus, Spinus spinus, Sporagra, Sporagra barbata
Abstract:I present the second record of Shiny Cowbird (Molothrus bonariensis) parasitism of the Black-chinned Siskin (Carduelis barbata). The last recorded observation was in 1929. This also represents the northernmost nesting record of the Black-chinned Siskin.
Short Title:The Wilson Bulletin
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