Oriental Bird Images

Spot-winged Rosefinch Carpodacus rodopeplus   - Male
Spot-winged Rosefinch
Photographer : © Maumi Sanyal
Location :Makkumath, Rudraprayag District, Uttarakhand, India
Date : 14 December 2018
English synonyms:Spotted Rosefinch
Bird Family :Carduelinae - Finches, Siskins, Serins, Redpolls, Crossbills & Grosbeaks
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic. Note that this species has been split and the form verreauxii is now treated as a full species under the name Sharpe's Rosefinch Carpodacus verreauxii.