Birds, common British species

Finches

Finch bits

Chaffinch crest Chaffinch.
With raised crest.
Chaffinch crest

Finch types

Chaffinch male Chaffinch.
The male is salmon pink with a grey hood.
Note the bold white wingbar.
Chaffinch male
Bullfinch Bullfinch.
The male is bright pink, with a black crown and grey back.
Bullfinch
Bullfinch Bullfinch pair.
Females are pinkish brown.
Bullfinch
Goldfinch Goldfinch.
Red face, pale cheeks & black head.
Brown body with black & gold wings.
Goldfinch
Goldfinch juvenile Goldfinch juvenile.
Lacks the adults red face, lightly streaked body.
Goldfinch juvenile
Greenfinch juvenile Greenfinch.
Thick bill and yellow edged wing.
Juveniles are streaked olive brown.
Greenfinch juvenile

Feeding