Chinese beautiful rosefinch

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Chinese beautiful rosefinch
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Not recognized (IUCN 3.1)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Fringillidae
Genus: Carpodacus (but see text)
Species: C. davidianus
Binomial name
Carpodacus davidianus
(Milne-Edwards, 1865)

The Chinese beautiful rosefinch (Carpodacus davidianus) is a true finch species (family Fringillidae). It is one of the rosefinches that might belong in the genus Propasser. It is found in China. Its natural habitats are temperate shrubland and subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland.

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