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ăcanthis , ĭdis, f., = ἀκανθίς.
I. A little bird of a dark-green color, that lives in the thorn bushes, the thistle-finch or goldfinch (pure Lat. carduelis): Fringilla carduelis, Linn.; Plin. 10, 63, 83, § 175; 10, 74, 95, § 205.—
II. A plant, called also senecio, groundsel, Plin. 25, 13, 106, § 168.
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