carpodacus definition

  • noun:
    • a genus of birds such as the residence finch (Carpodacus mexicanus) and purple finch (Carpodacus purpurea).
    • a comprehensive genus of breathtaking oscine passerine birds, regarding the household Fringillid√¶; the purple finches or purple bull-finches, types of that are found in both hemispheres.
    • house finches and purple finches

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