Lawrence's goldfinch


Law·​rence's goldfinch
: a goldfinch (Carduelis lawrencei) of southern California and northern Mexico having yellow lower parts and greenish yellow upper parts

Word History


after George N. Lawrence †1895 American ornithologist

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“Lawrence's goldfinch.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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