- Serinus syriacus
Bright yellow and grey, yellow eyering, grey beak, pink-grey legs.
Rocky areas and grasslands.
Classified as Vulnerable in the 2008 IUCN Red List.1
The nest is built in a tree and 4 glossy, pale blue eggs are laid. They are incubated for 12-14 days, and the young fledge after 14-16 days. They often have 2-3 broods.
- BirdLife International (2008) Species factsheet: Serinus syriacus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/8/2008.