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Coccothraustes (hawfinches)

Wikipedia Abstract

Coccothraustes is a genus of the finch family (Fringillidae) that contains a single species: Hawfinch – Coccothraustes coccothraustesThe name of the genus Coccothraustes was introduced by the French zoologist Mathurin Jacques Brisson in 1760 based on tautonymy and the binomial name Loxia coccothraustes of Carl Linnaeus.The hawfinch (Coccothraustes coccothraustes) has long been recognised as being closely related to other grosbeaks in the genera Mycerobas, Hesperiphona and Eophona.
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Coccothraustes coccothraustes (Hawfinch) (Attributes)


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