Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Siskins, Crossbills and Allies :: Black-headed Mountain-Finch

Black-headed Mountain-Finch Leucosticte brandti

Described by: Bonaparte (1851)
Alternate common name(s): Black-headed Mountain-finch, Brandt's Mountain-finch, Rosy-rumped Mountain-finch, Brandt's Rosy-finch
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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(1) High barren plateau of se. Altai Mountains of sw. Siberia, and w. Mongolia.
(2) Kyrgystan to w. Tien Shan and w. China (w. Sinkiang).
(3) S. Kyrgystan to Pamir Mountains and ne. Afghanistan.
(4) Himalayas of n. Pakistan, n. India (Kashmir, Ladakh, n. Punjab), Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan, s. Tibet, and w. China.
(5) Mountains of w. China (sw. Sinkiang and ne. Tsinghai).


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


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