Crimson-browed finch

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Crimson-browed finch
Crimson-browed Finch Adult Female Fambong Lho Wildlife Sanctury 30.03.2014.jpg
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Suborder: Passeri
Infraorder: Passerida
Superfamily: Passeroidea
Family: Fringillidae
Genus: Pinicola (but see text)
Species: P. subhimachala
Binomial name
Pinicola subhimachala
(Hodgson 1836)
Synonyms

Propyrrhula subhimachala: Hodgson 1844
Carpodacus subhimachala

The crimson-browed finch (Pinicola subhimachala) is a true finch species (family Fringillidae). It is sometimes placed in a monotypic genus Propyrrhula, and might be allied to the rosefinches (Carpodacus and allies).

It is found in Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, and Nepal. Its natural habitats are temperate forests and temperate shrubland.

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