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Crossbill (Loxia curvirostra)

Several species of crossbills occur in Europe, with the three plain­winged ones – the common, Parrot, and Scottish Crossbills being the most difficult to separate.The common Crossbill feeds on spruce seeds but also survives quite well in areas where larch … Continue reading

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Hawfinch (Coccothraustes coccothraustes)

In much of Europe, this is one of the most elusive finches, but in southern Europe it can be remarkably approachable, even in suburban trees and orchards or clumps of cherries or olives. It is not, even then, very obvious, … Continue reading

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