goldfinch


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Synonyms for goldfinch

American finch whose male has yellow body plumage in summer

small European finch having a crimson face and yellow-and-black wings

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SPO took the delivery of the Pacific Goldfinch and Pacific Gosling respectively in March and May this year, while it received the Pacific Gannet in last September.
Second, we predicted that birds would respond less aggressively to the American Goldfinch than to the House Wren, and that the response to the American Goldfinch would not vary with disturbance.
Tyne and Wear Top 10: | Starling; house sparrow; blackbird; blue tit; woodpigeon; magpie; feral pigeon; robin; collared dove; goldfinch.
Upon bestowing the prize for fiction, the board called The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt and published by Little, Brown "a beautifully written coming-of-age novel with exquisitely drawn characters that follows a grieving boy's entanglement with a small famous painting that has eluded destruction, a book that stimulates the mind and touches the heart.
It is a long time since I have seen a goldfinch and they are one of my favourite birds - brilliantly plumaged with red, black and yellow markings.
THE GOLDFINCH by Donna Tartt, Little, Brown, PS20 (ebook PS9.
Online book news company The Bookseller announced on Wednesday that book publishers Little, Brown in the US plans to publish a new Donna Tartt novel titled The Goldfinch, which is due to be released on 22 October 2013.
The tale is narrated in effectively rhymed text and illustrated with large line and wash drawings that indicate the close observation Goldfinch has applied to the landscape, people and animals around her on the farm, and in their spirited community.
The accident happened in Goldfinch Farm Lane, Speke, at 1.
A TEENAGER let a pet goldfinch escape in a bungled burglary at a relative's house.
Christopher Goldfinch stormed to his mother's home after she claimed neighbour Paul Hopkins, 32, "verbally abused" her for complaining about his kids being noisy.
As part of the research, Navara and colleagues studied what happened to American goldfinch birds fed a diet rich in carotenoids.
We compared the disease course in the house finch, American goldfinch (Carduelis tristis), and house sparrow (Passer domesticus) after inoculation into the conjunctival sac with M gallisepticum and also the degree to which the 3 species were infectious to other naive house finches.
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CONTACT: Belinda Goldfinch, +61 419 552 179, Belinda.