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Chaffinches. by Bell, Julian

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Published by W. Heffer & Sons in Cambridge .
Written in English

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Other titlesJulian Bell
SeriesSongs for sixpence -- no. 2
The Physical Object
Pagination[2] leaves.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15444084M

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The chaffinches common in Europe, Southwest Asia, and North Africa; it is moving toward the east. The chaffinch is one of the most numerous birds in the USSR. It lives in forests and parks of all types, often right near human dwellings. It builds its nest in trees, camouflaging it with moss and lichens. Sometimes it nests twice in a summer. The chaffinch is one of the most widespread and abundant bird in Britian and Ireland. Its patterned plumage helps it to blend in when feeding on the ground and it becomes most obvious when it flies, revealing a flash of white on the wings and white outer tail feathers. It does not feed openly on bird feeders - it prefers to hop about under the. Chaffinches synonyms, Chaffinches pronunciation, Chaffinches translation, English dictionary definition of Chaffinches. n. A small European songbird having reddish-brown plumage and a blue-gray cap in the male. n a common European finch, Fringilla coelebs, with black and. Chaffinch is now one of the most widespread species in the county, being found in the breeding season in tetrads, 97% of the county. The ‘change’ map dramatically shows how Chaffinches have spread into the two areas from where they were missing in our First Atlas, the Mersey valley and north our First Atlas book it was suggested that the cause of their absence was .

chaffinch definition: a common small European bird. Learn more. Chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs) Of all finches in the UK, the Chaffinch is the one whose colourful plumage outshines them all. With its patterned plumage, the male Chaffinch is well-adapted for camouflage whilst eating on the ground, only displaying its bright, prominent pink breast during flight; its arctic-white streaks on the wings form a brilliant contrast to the remaining black of the . Chaffinch, (Fringilla coelebs), songbird of the family Fringillidae (order Passeriformes) that breeds in gardens and farmlands from Europe and northern Africa to central Asia (and, by introduction, South Africa). It is the commonest finch in western Europe. The cm (6-inch) male is bluish crowned, with rust-brown back, greenish rump, and pinkish to rust face and breast; the female . books based on votes: H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald, The Genius of Birds by Jennifer Ackerman, The Wild Birds by Emily Strelow, Wesley the Owl.