Gran Canaria Blue Chaffinch Fringilla polatzeki


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BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Fringilla polatzeki. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/gran-canaria-blue-chaffinch-fringilla-polatzeki on 04/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 04/12/2023.