Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Sparrows :: Pale Rockfinch

Pale Rockfinch Carpospiza brachydactyla

Described by: Bonaparte (1851)
Alternate common name(s): Pale Rock-sparrow, Pale Rock-finch
Old scientific name(s): Petronia brachydactyla


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Se. Turkey, Syria, n. Iraq, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Armenia and s. Turkmenistan and ex. w. Pakistan (Baluchistan).
Winters in the Near East and Iraq s. to ne. Africa in the Sudan and Ethiopia (Eritrea) and sw. Arabia.


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


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