fringilline

fringilline

(frɪnˈdʒɪlaɪn; -ɪn) ,

fringillid

or

fringillaceous

adj
(Animals) of, relating to, or belonging to the Fringillidae, a family of songbirds that includes the finches
[C19: from New Latin Fringilla type genus, from Latin fringilla a small bird, perhaps a chaffinch]
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Structural conservation and variation in the mitochondrial control region of fringilline finches (Fringilla spp.) and the Greenfinch (Cardeulis chloris).