Sinai Rosefinch

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Sinai Rosefinch
A pair in Jordan
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Fringillidae
Genus: Carpodacus
Species: C. synoicus
Binomial name
Carpodacus synoicus
Temminck, 1825

The Sinai Rosefinch or Pale Rosefinch (Carpodacus synoicus) is a species of finch in the Fringillidae family. It is found in Afghanistan, China, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia. Its natural habitat is hot deserts.