Finches (Fringillidae)

Island Canary (Serinus canaria) - HBW 15, p. 518

French: Serin des Canaries German: Kanarengirlitz Spanish: Serín Canario
Other common names: Atlantic/Common Canary

Taxonomy: Fringilla Canaria Linnaeus, 1758, Canary Islands.
Has sometimes been thought to form a superspecies with S. serinus, S. syriacus and S. canicollis, but relationships uncertain. Monotypic.

Distribution: Azores, Madeira and Canary Is.Introduced in Bermuda, Puerto Rico and Hawaii.