Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Siskins, Crossbills and Allies :: Chaffinch
Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs
Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Common Chaffinch, European Chaffinch
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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(2) Madeira Is.
(3) Canary Is. (Gran Canaria, Tenerife Is.).
(4) Hierro Is.
(5) Las Palmas Is.
(6) Nw. Africa.
(8) Continental Europe from n. Scandinavia e. across nw. and c. Russia to sw. Siberia and s. to n. Africa (Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and n. Libya), Cyprus, Turkey, n. Iraq, w. and n. Iran, s. Russia e. to Caucasus, Armenia, and Caspian Sea area.
(9) Iceland and British Isles.
(13) N. Iran.
(14) S. Transcaspia.
Introduced to Cape Town, South Africa and New Zealand.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Telpost Parnassia
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Avisoft
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: ETI BioInformatics
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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