• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Heraklion, Messara plain
  • Photo taken by:
    Fransson, T.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Goldfinch
Passerine Birds
Birds
Animals
Vertebrates
Phrygana diorama
Shrubland of Crete (Greece) diorama

Photo of the Goldfinch, Carduelis carduelis. Goldfinch is one of the most characteristic seed eating species in the Aegean. It is usually seen to feed on the seeds of prickly plants.