Finches

Finch Species Index

Species shown in descending chronological order:-

Scaly-breasted Munia (Lonchura punctulata)

Sabang, Palawan, Philippines, 28th January 2012


Red Crossbill (Loxia curvirostra)

Strang Forest, Durham, 19th March 2011

Eurasian Bullfinch (Pyrrhula pyrrhula)

Rainton Meadows DWT, Durham, January/February 2011


Mealy Redpoll (Carduelis flammea) – Rainton Meadows DWT, Durham, 5th Feb 2011

Coues’s Arctic Redpoll (Carduelis exlipes) – Rainton Meadows DWT, Durham, 11th Jan 2011

Canary (Serinus canaria)

Female, Madeira, 23rd May 2010

‘Madeiran’ Chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs maderensis)

Female, Madeira, 22nd May 2010

Oriental Greenfinch (Carduelis sinica)

Arasaki, Japan, 7th March 2008

Blue-capped Cordonbleu (Uraeginthus cyanocephalus)

Serengeti NP, Tanzania, 21st December 2007

Black-faced Waxbill (Estrilda nigriloris)

Serengeti NP, Tanzania, 21st December 2007

Red-cheeked Cordonbleu (Uraeginthus bengalus)

Keekorok Lodge, Masai Mara, Kenya, 17th October 2007

Purple Grenadier (Uraeginthus ianthinogaster)

Keekorok Lodge, Masai Mara, Kenya, 17th October 2007


White-bellied Canary (Serinus dorsostriatus)

Keekorok Lodge, Masai Mara, Kenya, 17th October 2007

Red-billed Firefinch (Lagonosticta senegala)

Nairobi Giraffe Park, Kenya, 13th October 2007