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Red-mantled Rosefinch Carpodacus rhodochlamys grandis   - Adult male
Red-mantled Rosefinch
Photographer : © Gobind Sagar Bhardwaj
Location :Kaza, Spiti Valley, Himachal Pradesh, India
Date : 4 June 2012
English synonyms:Himalayan Rosefinch (grandis), Pinkish-backed Rosefinch (rhodochlamys), Red Mantled Rosefinch, Blyth's Rosefinch (grandis)
Bird Family :Carduelinae - Finches, Siskins, Serins, Redpolls, Crossbills & Grosbeaks
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :The form grandis is sometimes considered a full species - Blyth's Rosefinch Carpodacus grandis. Further research needed.
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