Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Siskins, Crossbills and Allies :: Eurasian Linnet
Eurasian Linnet Carduelis cannabina
Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Linnet, Brown Linnet, European Linnet, Common Linnet
Old scientific name(s): Acanthis cannabina
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(1) Europe from s. British Isles, s. Scandinavia e. across nw. and c. Russia to sw. Siberia s. to Crimea Peninsula, and nw. Africa (Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and n. Libya).
Winters in n. Africa.
(4) W. Canary Is. (Tenerife).
(5) E. Canary Is. (Lanzarote).
(6) Turkey s. to Israel and e. across s. Russia, Caucasus, Transcaspia, Turkestan, Kazakhstan, Iran, n. Afghanistan and ex. w. China.
Winters in Egypt and n. India.
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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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