Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Aves > Order: Passeriformes > Family: Fringillidae > Genus: Carduelis > Species: Carduelis flammea > See subspecies
Scientific name Source
Carduelis flammea cabaret (Müller, 1776) Cramp, S. & Perrins, C.M. (1994)

Redpoll - Carduelis flammea (Linnaeus, 1758)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU Population status
Secure
Protected by EU Birds Directive and 1 other international agreement
Natura 2000 sites 99 are designated for this species
Breeding habitats
  • heathland and shrub
  • woodland and forest
Wintering habitats
  • agricultural mosaics
  • woodland and forest
Natura 2000 species code A368

Distribution

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Threat and EU population status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

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

EU population status

The status of the population at the EU level was evaluated at the species level; this was based on the reports delivered by Member States under Article 12 of the Birds Directive (see fact sheet below). The EU status assessment can cover several subspecies/subspecific population units. For more information, please consult the species fact sheet and link below.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Vulnerable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Endangered
Extinct
Least Concern
Critically Endangered
Population status categories for bird species under the Birds Directive
Secure
Near Threatened, declining or depleted
Threatened (i.e. vulnerable, endangered, critically endangered, regionally extinct)
Unknown or not evaluated

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
CY5000004 Cyprus ETHNIKO DASIKO PARKO TROODOUS Map
DE3540301 Germany Große Freiheit bei Plaue Map
DE5314303 Germany NSG Krombachtalsperre Map
DE5423302 Germany Zeller Loch Map
IT1110080 Italy Val Troncea Map
IT1160021 Italy Gruppo del Tenibres Map
IT2020301 Italy Triangolo Lariano Map
IT2020303 Italy Valsolda Map
IT2040003 Italy Val Federia Map
IT2040005 Italy Valle della Forcola Map
IT2040006 Italy La Vallaccia - Pizzo Filone Map
IT2040007 Italy Passo e Monte di Foscagno Map
IT2040011 Italy Monte Vago - Val di Campo - Val Nera Map
IT2040012 Italy Val Viola Bormina - Ghiacciaio di Cima dei Piazzi Map
IT2040016 Italy Monte di Scerscen - Ghiacciai di Scerscen - Monte Motta Map
IT2040017 Italy Disgrazia - Sissone Map
IT2040018 Italy Val Codera Map
IT2040019 Italy Bagni di Masino - Pizzo Badile Map
IT2040020 Italy Val di Mello - Piano di Preda Rossa Map
IT2040021 Italy Val di Togno - Pizzo Scalino Map
IT2040024 Italy da Monte Belvedere a Vallorda Map
IT2040027 Italy Valle del Bitto di Gerola Map
IT2040028 Italy Valle del Bitto di Albaredo Map
IT2040029 Italy Val Tartano Map
IT2040030 Italy Val Madre Map
IT2040031 Italy Val Cervia Map
IT2040032 Italy Valle del Livrio Map
IT2040033 Italy Val Venina Map
IT2040034 Italy Valle d'Arigna e Ghiacciaio di Pizzo di Coca Map
IT2040036 Italy Val Belviso Map
IT2040038 Italy Val Fontana Map
IT2040039 Italy Val Zerta Map
IT2040040 Italy Val Bodengo Map
IT2040044 Italy Parco Nazionale dello Stelvio Map
IT2060002 Italy Valle di Piazzatorre - Isola di Fondra Map
IT2060003 Italy Alta Val Brembana - Laghi Gemelli Map
IT2060004 Italy Alta Val di Scalve Map
IT2060005 Italy Val Sedornia - Val Zurio - Pizzo della Presolana Map
IT2060007 Italy Valle Asinina Map
IT2060009 Italy Val Nossana - Cima di Grem Map
IT2060304 Italy Val di Scalve Map
IT2070001 Italy Torbiere del Tonale Map
IT2070002 Italy Monte Piccolo - Monte Colmo Map
IT2070003 Italy Val Rabbia e Val Galinera Map
IT2070004 Italy Monte Marser - Corni di Bos Map
IT2070005 Italy Pizzo Badile - Alta Val Zumella Map
IT2070006 Italy Pascoli di Crocedomini - Alta Val Caffaro Map
IT2070007 Italy Vallone del Forcel Rosso Map
IT2070008 Italy Cresta Monte Colombé e Cima Barbignaga Map
IT2070009 Italy Versanti dell'Avio Map
IT2070010 Italy Piz Olda - Val Malga Map
IT2070012 Italy Torbiere di Val Braone Map
IT2070017 Italy Valli di San Antonio Map
IT2070021 Italy Valvestino Map
IT2070022 Italy Corno della Marogna Map
IT2070301 Italy Foresta di Legnoli Map
IT2070303 Italy Val Grigna Map
IT3120061 Italy La Rocchetta Map
IT3120092 Italy Passo del Broccon Map
IT3120104 Italy Monte Baldo - Cima Valdritta Map
IT3220036 Italy Altopiano dei Sette Comuni Map
IT3230071 Italy Dolomiti di Ampezzo Map
PLC120001 Poland Tatry Map
PLC140001 Poland Puszcza Kampinoska Map
SKUEV0119 Slovakia Siroka Map
SKUEV0311 Slovakia Kacenky Map
IT2040403 Italy Riserva Regionale Paluaccio di Oga Map
SKUEV0313 Slovakia Devinske jazero Map
IT2040601 Italy Bagni di Masino - Pizzo Badile - Val di Mello - Val Torrone - Piano di Preda Rossa Map
IT2040602 Italy Valle dei Ratti - Cime di Gaiazzo Map
IT2040401 Italy Parco Regionale Orobie Valtellinesi Map
SKUEV0371 Slovakia Zalostina Map
SKUEV0125 Slovakia Gajarske aluvium Moravy Map
CY4000011 Cyprus PERIOCHI AGIATIS Map
IT3321001 Italy Alpi Carniche Map
SKUEV0310 Slovakia Kralovoholske Tatry Map
SKUEV0219 Slovakia Malina Map
IT2070401 Italy Parco Naturale Adamello Map
CY2000008 Cyprus KOILADA KEDRON - KAMPOS Map
IT2070402 Italy Alto Garda Bresciano Map
IT2040402 Italy Riserva Regionale Bosco dei Bordighi Map
SKUEV0302 Slovakia Dumbierske Tatry Map
IT3120160 Italy Lagorai Map
CY2000006 Cyprus DASOS PAFOU Map
PLB020007 Poland Karkonosze Map
IT2060401 Italy Parco Regionale Orobie Bergamasche Map
CY2000007 Cyprus PERIOCHI PLATY Map
CY4000012 Cyprus PERIOCHI STAYROS TIS PSOKAS - KARKAVAS Map
ROSPA0107 Romania Vânători-Neamț Map
ROSPA0083 Romania Munții Rarău - Giumalău Map
ROSPA0062 Romania Lacurile de acumulare de pe Argeș Map
ROSPA0031 Romania Delta Dunării și Complexul Razim - Sinoie Map
IT3120173 Italy Monte Baldo di Brentonico Map
AT3301000 Austria Hohe Tauern, Tirol Map
AT3304000 Austria Karwendel Map
AT3305000 Austria Ötztaler Alpen Map
AT3210001 Austria Hohe Tauern, Salzburg Map
ROSPA0141 Romania Subcarpații Vrancei Map
PLB020010 Poland Sudety Wałbrzysko-Kamiennogórskie Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Barmsijs Dutch Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Birkenzeisig German Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Czeczotka Polish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Gråsiska Swedish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Organetto Italian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Pardillo Sizerín Spanish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Pintarrôxo-de-queixo-preto Portuguese Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Redpoll English Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Sizerin flammé French Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Urpiainen Finnish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Zsezse Hungarian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Synonym Author
Acanthis linaria (Linnaeus, 1758)
Acanthis flammea (Linnaeus, 1758)

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
EURing code:16630 European bird-ringing
EoL Encyclopedia of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

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