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Tibetan Snowfinch Montifringilla adamsi adamsi   - Nesting
Tibetan Snowfinch
Photographer : © Subharanjan Sen
Location :Near Kibber, Spiti Valley, Himachal Pradesh, India
Date : 6 June 2012
English synonyms:Black-winged Snowfinch, Black-winged Snow Finch, Adam's Snow Finch, Adams' Snow Finch, Adam's Snowfinch, Adams's Snowfinch, Tibet Snowfinch, Tibetan Snow Finch, Tibetan Snow-Finch
Bird Family :Passerinae - Sparrows, Petronias & Snowfinches
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :We found a pair of Tibetan Snowfinches feeding their chicks in a nest constructed inside the cavities of a stone rubble wall. A pair of Desert Wheatears too had their nest about 4 metres away in the same wall and were busy feeding their chicks as well. - SS