Pink-browed rosefinch

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Pink-browed rosefinch
Pink-browed Rosefinch Nanda Devi National Park Uttarakhand India 17.11.2013.jpg
Male (♂) of Carpodacus rodochroa from Nanda Devi National Park, Uttarakhand, India.
Pink-browed Rosefinch Pangolakha Wildlife Sanctuary East Sikkim Sikkim India 19.10.2015.jpg
Female (♀) of Carpodacus rodochroa from Pangolakha Wildlife Sanctuary, Sikkim, India.
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Fringillidae
Subfamily: Carduelinae
Genus: Carpodacus
C. rodochroa
Binomial name
Carpodacus rodochroa
Vigors, 1831

Carpodacus rodochrous Vigors, 1831

The pink-browed rosefinch (Carpodacus rodochroa) is a species of finch in the Fringillidae family. It ranges across the northern regions of the Indian subcontinent, mainly in the Himalayas, and is migratory. It is found in Bhutan, Tibet, India, Nepal, and Pakistan. Its natural habitats are boreal forests and subtropical or tropical dry forests.



  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Carpodacus rodochroa". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.