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Twite Carduelis flavirostris

Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Acanthis flavirostris


Norway - Aug, 2003 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Westvoorne, Netherlands - Jan 31, 2003 © Bas de Bruijn 
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(1) Ne. and c. Europe in w. and n. Scandinavia (Norway, n. Sweden, n. Finland) and w. Russia (Kola Peninsula).
Winter in s. Europe.
(2) Shetland Is., Hebrides, Orkneys, Ireland, Scotland, and n. England.
(3) E. Turkey, Caucasus and nw. Iran.
(4) S. Ural Mountains to Caspian Sea, Kazakhstan, Kirghiz steppes to Lake Balkhash and Tien Shan Mountains. C. and e. Afghanistan.
(5) C. Russia (Altai Muountains) to nw. Mongolia.
(6) Kyrgyzstan (Altai Mountains) to Pamir Mountains, and nw. China (w. Sinkiang).
(7) W. China (e. Sinkiang, Qinghai, and Kansu) to se. Tibet.
(8) Himalayas of Pakistan, n. India (n. Kashmir), n. Nepal, and sw. Tibet.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Telpost Parnassia
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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