Linnet Linaria (prev. Carduelis) cannabina

Linnet
Linnet male
Linnet female
The cock (male) Linnet (above left) has a cardinal red crown and breast (the latter with white parting) in his summer breeding plumage; the hen (female - above right) is brown and streaky, both with grey heads, white eye-liner and chin stripes and russet backs. Shown eating thistle seeds but the common name comes from flax (linen) seeds and the Latin name from hemp (cannabis).
Linnet
Linnet
Linnet female
Linnet
Linnet
Linnet