Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Siskins, Crossbills and Allies :: Dark-breasted Rosefinch

Dark-breasted Rosefinch Carpodacus nipalensis

Described by: Hodgson (1836)
Alternate common name(s): Dark Rosefinch, Nepal Rosefinch
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Sikkim, Meghalaya, India - Dec 27, 2005 © Yathin Krishnappa  Pelling, Sikkim, India - Dec 29, 2005 © Yathin Krishnappa 
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(1) W. Himalayas of n. Pakistan and n. India (Kashmir).
(2) C. Himalayas of s. Tibet and ne. India (n. Assam).
(3) C. and sw. China (Sikang).
Winters in s. China (Yunnan), n. Burma and n. Vietnam.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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