Taxon profile


finches and euphonias
Fringillidae Leach, 1820

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds

Other names

= finches


Carduelis carduelis britannica

Carduelis carduelis britannica

Author: Richard Ford

Pyrrhula pyrrhula - Eurasian Bullfinch

Pyrrhula pyrrhula - Eurasian Bullfinch, male

Author: Jan Jindra

Functions restricted to taxon Fringillidae


Included taxa

Number of records: 5

subfamily Carduelinae Vigors, 1825
subfamily Fringillinae Leach, 1820
subfamily Drepanidinae Cabanis, 1847
subfamily Euphoniinae Cabanis, 1847

Unplaced taxa

genus Linaria Bechstein, 1802

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [beb345d0-9156-4488-af43-b14365c7384a]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Fringillidae Leach, 1820]
Data retrieved on: 31 January 2015
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Fringillidae]
Data retrieved on: 3 December 2021
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Fringillidae Leach, 1820]
ES Lilleleht V. , Lõhmus A. (1997): Scientific, Estonian and English names of birds of Europe [as Fringillidae]
Data retrieved on: 11 July 2010

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