family Fringillidae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Fringillidae - finches: goldfinches; bullfinches; chaffinches; siskins; canaries; cardinals; grosbeaks; crossbills; linnets; buntings
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
Oscines, Passeres, suborder Oscines, suborder Passeres - two names for the suborder of typical songbirds
finch - any of numerous small songbirds with short stout bills adapted for crushing seeds
Fringilla, genus Fringilla - type genus of the Fringillidae: chaffinch, brambling
Carduelinae, subfamily Carduelinae - used in some classifications for a subgroup of finches
Carduelis, genus Carduelis - in some classifications considered the type genus of a subfamily Carduelinae of the family Fringillidae: goldfinches; siskins; redpolls; linnets
genus Spinus, Spinus - in some classifications considered a subgenus of Carduelis: siskins and New World goldfinches
Carpodacus, genus Carpodacus - house finches and purple finches
genus Serinus, Serinus - Old World finches; e.g. canaries and serins
genus Loxia, Loxia - crossbill
genus Pyrrhula, Pyrrhula - bullfinches
genus Junco - American finches
genus Pooecetes, Pooecetes - a genus of Fringillidae
genus Zonotrichia, Zonotrichia - large New World sparrows
genus Spizella, Spizella - chipping sparrow; field sparrow; tree sparrow
genus Melospiza, Melospiza - American song sparrow and swamp sparrow
Emberizidae, subfamily Emberizidae, subfamily Emberizinae - buntings and some New World sparrows
genus Hesperiphona, Hesperiphona - evening grosbeak
genus Pinicola, Pinicola - a genus of Fringillidae
genus Pyrrhuloxia - large showy finches related to cardinals
genus Pipilo, Pipilo - towhees
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References in periodicals archive ?
Outbreaks of disease in wild finches (family Fringillidae) have been associated with Salmonella enterica subsp.
After exposure, clinical disease was seen in all 4 species from the family Fringillidae and in eastern tufted titmice (Baeolophus bicolor).
neglecta (Audubon), western N R meadowlark Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus W R (Bonaparte), yellow-headed blackbird Family Fringillidae (finches) Carduelis flammea (Linnaeus), N R common redpoll C.