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Common_Redpoll-All_mine!  Acanthis flammea,Carduelis flammea,Common Redpoll,Common redpoll,Geotagged,United Kingdom,Winter Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

The common redpoll is a species in the finch family. It breeds somewhat further south than the Arctic redpoll, also in habitats with thickets or shrubs. Nominate ''A. f. flammea'' breeds across the northern parts of North America and Eurasia. There is also an Icelandic subspecies, Icelandic redpoll , and one that breeds in Greenland and Baffin Island called the Greenland redpoll . Together the Iceland and Greenland forms are sometimes known as "northwestern redpolls". All forms migrate south into.. more

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By stephen whittaker

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Uploaded Jan 19, 2014. Captured Dec 31, 2009 15:21 in Ivy Ln, Ringwood BH24 3LY, UK.
  • NIKON D70
  • f/5.6
  • 10/300s
  • 330mm