Definition of Fringillidae
1. Noun. Finches: goldfinches; bullfinches; chaffinches; siskins; canaries; cardinals; grosbeaks; crossbills; linnets; buntings.
Generic synonyms: Bird Family
Group relationships: Oscines, Passeres, Suborder Oscines, Suborder Passeres
Member holonyms: Finch, Fringilla, Genus Fringilla, Carduelinae, Subfamily Carduelinae, Carduelis, Genus Carduelis, Genus Spinus, Spinus, Carpodacus, Genus Carpodacus, Genus Serinus, Serinus, Genus Loxia, Loxia, Genus Pyrrhula, Pyrrhula, Genus Junco, Genus Pooecetes, Pooecetes, Genus Zonotrichia, Zonotrichia, Genus Spizella, Spizella, Genus Melospiza, Melospiza, Emberizidae, Subfamily Emberizidae, Subfamily Emberizinae, Genus Hesperiphona, Hesperiphona, Coccothraustes, Genus Coccothraustes, Genus Pinicola, Pinicola, Genus Richmondena, Richmondena, Genus Pyrrhuloxia, Genus Pipilo, Pipilo, Chlorura, Genus Chlorura
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fringillidae
Literary usage of Fringillidae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. International Catalogue of Scientific Literature by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1904)
"The mysterious extinct bird of the Bermudas. Pop. Sei. Mon., New York, XY, 60,1901, (22-30). LIST OF NEW GENERA AND SPECIES. ACANTO» [Fringillidae]. ..."