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Pink-rumped Rosefinch Carpodacus waltoni eos   - Adult male
Pink-rumped Rosefinch
Photographer : © Peter Clement
Location :Beizha Forest Reserve, Qinghai, China
Date : 2 June 2016
English synonyms:Stresemann's Rosefinch
Bird Family :Carduelinae - Finches, Siskins, Serins, Redpolls, Crossbills & Grosbeaks
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Species endemic to China.
Subspecies:
waltoni in southern and eastern Xizang
eos from eastern Xizang, west-central and north-central China, northern Yunnan and western Sichuan to southern Qinghai.

C. waltoni transferred from C. pulcherrimus and waltoni has precedence over eos.
Ref:
Tietze, D. T., Päckert, M., Martens, J., Lehmann, H. & Sun, Y.-H. (2013) Complete phylogeny and historical biogeography of true rosefinches (Aves: Carpodacus). Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 169: 215-234.

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