(syn. Acanthis Ϯ Redpoll A. flammea) Gr. αιγιοθος aigiothos  unknown bird, formerly identified with the Common Linnet; "Gen. AEGIOTHUS **) Leinfink.  Linaria Cuv. 1817 nec Bechst. id. Boie 1826. Brehm 1828.  Linota Bonap. pt. - Acanthis Bonap. 1850 nec Bechst.  812.1. A. linarius Nob. - Fringilla linaria Lin. Syst. Nat. p. 322. No. 29.   ...  **) Von αιγιοθοςὁ  nom prop. - Hierher ferner als Arten: Aeg. rufescens. - Linaria rufescens Vieill. - Aeg. Holboellii. Linaria Holböllii Brehm." (Cabanis 1851).

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 20 January 2019).