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Hawfinch - Coccothraustes coccothraustes  Animal,Animalia,Aves,Bird,Bulgaria,Chordata,Coccothraustes coccothraustes,Finch,Fringillidae,Geotagged,Hawfinch,Passeriformes,Passerine,Spring,Vrana park,Wildlife Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

    comments (4)

  1. Excellent light on that birdy! Posted 2 months ago
  2. Whta a wonderful shot Jivko Posted 2 months ago
  3. Unreal shot! In the Netherlands, these are rarely seen as they almost never come down from the canopy yet you manage to get this perfect pose. Respect. Posted 2 months ago
  4. Beautiful! Well done! Posted 2 months ago

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The hawfinch is a passerine bird in the finch family Fringillidae. Its closest living relatives are the evening grosbeak from North America and the hooded grosbeak from Central America especially Mexico.

This bird breeds across Europe and temperate Asia. It is mainly resident in Europe, but many Asian birds migrate further south in the winter. It is a rare vagrant to the western islands of Alaska.

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Jivko Nakev
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By Jivko Nakev

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Uploaded May 15, 2021. Captured May 15, 2021 08:39 in Парк, 1151 Muzey Vrana, Sofia, Bulgaria.
  • E-M1MarkIII
  • f/6.3
  • 1/200s
  • ISO640
  • 500mm