Alternative name: Island Canary
- Serinus canaria
L. 12.5-13.5 cm (5-5¼ in)
Ws. 20-23 cm
Wt. 15-20 g
- Yellow green
- Brownish streaking on back
- Forked tail
- Golden forehead and supercilium
A variety of lowland and sub-montane pine and laurel forests and woodland.
Their diet consists almost entirely of grass and herb seeds; with the addition of buds, fruit and some insects.
Monogamous. They nest in bushes or trees.
- Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2018. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: v2018. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
- Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved November 2015)
- BirdForum Opus contributors. (2023) Atlantic Canary. In: BirdForum, the forum for wild birds and birding. Retrieved 30 November 2023 from https://www.birdforum.net/opus/Atlantic_Canary
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