Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Aves > Order: Passeriformes > Family: Fringillidae > Genus: Pyrrhula > Species: Pyrrhula murina

Azores Bullfinch - Pyrrhula murina Godman, 1866

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Endangered (IUCN)
Protected by EU Birds Directive and 2 other international agreements
Breeding habitats
  • woodland and forest
Natura 2000 species code A453


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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

The EU conservation status is assessed for species mentioned in the EU Habitats Directive annexes. The EU Habitats Directive does not cover this species.

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
PTZPE0033 Portugal Pico da Vara / Ribeira do Guilherme - Ilha de S. Miguel Map
PTMIG0024 Portugal Serra da Tronqueira / Planalto dos Graminhais Map

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Azordomherre Swedish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Azorengimpel German Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Azorengoudvink Dutch Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Azores Bullfinch English Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Azorienpunatulkku Finnish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Bouvreuil des Açores French Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Camachuelo de las Azores Spanish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Camachuelo de San Miguel Spanish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Ciuffolotto delle Azzorre Italian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Domherre (underart från Azorema) Swedish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Dompap fra Açorerne Danish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Gil azorski Polish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Hýl Azorský Czech Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Priôlo Portuguese Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Punatulkku (Alalaji Azorit) Finnish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
No synonyms available.

Other resources

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Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

No external data sets available for this species
European Environment Agency (EEA)
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