Lintie

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Lintie
Carduelis cannabina -England -male-8.jpg
Male in breedin plumage in England
Female-linnet.jpg
Female in Scotland
Scienteefic clessification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Fringillidae
Genus: Carduelis
Species: C. cannabina
Binomial name
Carduelis cannabina
(Linnaeus, 1758)
Carduelis cannabina cannabina

The Lintie (Carduelis cannabina) or lintwhite is a wee bird in the finch faimily Fringillidae.

Whiles ither birds is kent as linties an aw.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. BirdLife International (2012). "Carduelis cannabina". IUCN Reid Leet o Threatened Species. Version 2012.1. Internaitional Union for Conservation o Naitur. Retrieved 16 July 2012.