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Linnet

Carduelis Cannabina

Description:

Male has grey head and chestnut back, with a pink patch on forecrown and breast in breeding season. Male perches prominently to deliver his warbling song. Female is streaked grey-brown.

Habitat:

Common and widespread in Ireland. Linnets breed on gorse or bramble covered slopes and scrubby grassland.

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Wicklow, Ireland

Spotted on Jul 24, 2011
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