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Definition of Fringilla

Fringilla
Fringilla Frin*gil"la, a. [NL., fr. L. fringilla a chaffinch.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of birds, with a short, conical, pointed bill. It formerly included all the sparrows and finches, but is now restricted to certain European finches, like the chaffinch and brambling.

Meaning of Fringilla from wikipedia

- genus Fringilla is a small group of finches from the Old World, which are the only species in the subfamily Fringillinae. The genus name Fringilla is Latin...
- The common chaffinch or simply the chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs) is a common and widespread small p****erine bird in the finch family. The male is brightly...
- A p****erine /ˈpæsəraɪn/ is any bird of the order P****eriformes (/ˈpæsərɪfɔːrmiːz/, Latin p****er (“sparrow”) + formis (“-shaped”)), which includes more...
- his Systema Naturae published in 1758. He introduced the binomial name, Fringilla carduelis. Carduelis is the Latin word for 'goldfinch'. The European goldfinch...
- The brambling (Fringilla montifringilla) is a small p****erine bird in the finch family Fringillidae. It has also been called the **** o' the north and...
- 709 Fringilla is a minor planet orbiting the Sun. "Fringilla". Merriam-Webster Dictionary. "709 Fringilla (1911 LK)". JPL Small-Body Database. NASA/Jet...
- sparrow was first described by Carl Linnaeus in his 1758 Systema Naturae as Fringilla montana, but, along with the house sparrow, it was soon moved from the...
- scientific name Fringillidae comes from the Latin word fringilla for the common chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs), a member of the family which is common in...
- specimen collected on a trip he took with Thomas Nuttall, under the name Fringilla bicolor. This is a preoccupied name, so Leonhard Hess Stejneger renamed...
- Carl Linnaeus in his landmark 1758 10th edition of Systema Naturae as Fringilla hyemalis. The description consisted merely of the laconic remark "F[ringilla]...
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