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Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus   - Male
Common Rosefinch
Photographer : © Pranjal J Saikia
Location :Akheraj Swamp, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India
Date : 17 November 2018
English synonyms:Rosefinch, Scarlet Finch, Scarlet Grosbeak, Scarlet Rosefinch, Hodgson's Rosefinch
Bird Family :Carduelinae - Finches, Siskins, Serins, Redpolls, Crossbills & Grosbeaks
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :This is an interesting record for Jodhpur and Western Rajasthan as a whole. This is the first time, I have seen Common Rosefinch in this region. In OBI, there are records of this species only from Jaipur, Mount Abu, Kota and Udaipur in Rajasthan - PJS.
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