Definition of Red siskin
1. Noun. South American species of scarlet finch with black head and wings and tail.
Generic synonyms: Finch
Group relationships: Carduelis, Genus Carduelis
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Literary usage of Red siskin
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1. Bulletin by United States National Museum, Smithsonian Institution (1901)
"red siskin. Adult male.—Head, all round, including whole throat, uniform black: wings and tail mostly black; rest of upper parts glossy brownish vermilion ..."