This Arabian endemic can be found in wadis with scattered acacias throughout the southwest highlands. They will perch more often in trees than the other Arabian endemic serin species to be encountered in the southwest--the Yemen Serin. They were quite abundant around the Atwad Reservoir in December.
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This is the most up-to-date checklist of bird species and subspecies recorded in Europe, North Africa and the Middle East, including Iran and the Arabian Peninsula – the ‘greater’ Western Palearctic. Species are presented in systematic order, and each species entry includes scientific and English names, taxonomic notes, distribution and range/vagrancy occurrences within the region.
CitationGregory Askew--Saudi Birding, IBC1546269. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1546269.
Gregory Askew--Saudi Birding, IBC1546269. Video of Arabian Serin Crithagra rothschildi at Abha, Saudi Arabia. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1546269.
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