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Eurasian Linnet

Acanthis cannabina fringillirostris (Bonaparte et Schlegel, 1850)

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The crown (excepting the pink spot) is more light grey; the mantle is lighter than in cannabina.


Breeds in middle current of Syrdarya valley, in Tien Shan and Karatau, in Dzhungarskiy Alatau, Tarbagatay and about Ayaguz, in Saur, Kalbinskiy Altai and Southwest Altai. In summer recorded in Pavlodarskoye Trans-Irtysh area at Scherbakty village and in Chu-Iliyskiye Mts. On migration occurs within the breeding range, vagrants registered in Kurgaldzhino Reserve 23 October 1970. Winters in south from Almaty - Taraz, at once observed on Syrdarya valley at Dzhusaly station 12 – 22 January 1928.


Gavrilov E. I., Gavrilov A. E. "The Birds of Kazakhstan". Almaty, 2005. Э.И.Гаврилов. "Фауна и распространение птиц Казахстана". Алматы, 1999. В.К.Рябицев. "Птицы Урала, Приуралья и Западной Сибири". Екатеринбург. Издательство Уральского университета, 2000.


relative taxons

Acanthis cannabina
(Linnaeus, 1758)
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Acanthis cannabina cannabina
(Linnaeus, 1758)
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