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Finches - including goldfinches and chaffinches

Order: Passeriformes
Family: Fringillidae
Genus: Haemorhous

Species on page - 3 species in 3 genera depicted

Wikipedia says "The Fringillidae family contains 219 species divided into 52 genera and three subfamilies."
But this includes a number of extinct species, and genera.
Another source says 133 extant species.
+ Common chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs)
+ House finch (Haemorhous mexicanus)
+ Lesser goldfinch (Spinus psaltria)
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Common chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs)

Chaffinch seated

ireland
Common chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs)
Family: Fringillidae
Clifden, Ireland
September 11, 2017
Canon 7Dmark2

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House finch (Haemorhous mexicanus)

Stanford birds

Male house finch

male house finch

By Stanford Hospital
January 10, 2013
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Female house finch

female house finch

By Stanford Hospital
January 10, 2013
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Lesser goldfinch (Spinus psaltria)

Finding gold

stanford dish 2018

Lesser goldfinch (Spinus psaltria)
Stanford Dish
February 10, 2018
Canon 7Dmark2

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More lesser

goldfinch

Lesser goldfinch (Spinus psaltria)
Lake Lagunita
July 20, 2015
Canon 7Dmark2

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Lesser Goldfinch

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Arcadia Place
August 24, 2003
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Lesser

santa cruz

Lesser goldfinch (Spinus psaltria)
Chaminade, Santa Cruz
October 26, 2018
Canon 7Dmark2

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Last modified: October 30, 2018
Created: November 1, 2014 (from sandpiper.html)
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