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Przevalski's Finch Urocynchramus pylzowi   - Adult male
Przevalski's Finch
Photographer : © Peter Clement
Location :Rubber Mountain, near Chaka, Qinghai, China
Date : 10 June 2016
English synonyms:Long-tailed Bunting, Long-tailed Rosefinch, Pink-tailed Bunting, Pink-tailed Rosefinch, Przevalski's Bunting, Przevalski's Rosefinch, Przewalski's Bunting, Przewalski's Rosefinch, Rose Bunting
Bird Family :Carduelinae - Finches, Siskins, Serins, Redpolls, Crossbills & Grosbeaks
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to China. Previously sometimes considered an emberizid with the name Pink-tailed Bunting.

Generic position evaluated by Groth (2000), who suggested that it belongs in its own family, the Urocynchramidae, of which it is the only member.
Ref:
Groth, J. (2000) Molecular evidence for the systematic position of Urocynchramus pylzowi. The Auk 117 (3): 787792.

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