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Natural History Museum > Birds

submitted by Museum Administration on 18.09.2004


Copyright (2004) Robin Tzannes

Feathers from a Goldfinch. Longest feather shown is 6 cm. Called Carderina in Greek, this bird is found in large numbers all over the island. In spring, pairs of goldfinches are frequently seen nesting in almond and walnut trees.

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