Himalayan beautiful rosefinch

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Himalayan beautiful rosefinch
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Fringillidae
Subfamily: Carduelinae
Genus: Carpodacus
C. pulcherrimus
Binomial name
Carpodacus pulcherrimus
(Moore, 1856)

The Himalayan beautiful rosefinch (Carpodacus pulcherrimus) is a true finch species (family Fringillidae). It is found in mid-western China and the northern Himalayas. Its natural habitats are temperate shrubland and subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Carpodacus pulcherrimus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012. Retrieved 16 July 2012.