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  • proper n. A taxonomic genus within the family Fringillidae.


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  • Common bird species of the montane region are found here and include rosefinches (Carpodacus spp.), Guldenstadt's redstart (Phoenicurus erythrogaster), Himalayan monal (Lophophorus impejanus), raptors, and vultures.

    Karakoram-West Tibetan Plateau alpine steppe

  • Many species belong to genera typical of the high ranges of Asia, such as redstarts (Phoenicurus), accentors (Prunella) and rosefinches (Carpodacus).

    Biological diversity in the mountains of Central Asia

  • Abundant species recorded during May to June include crested black tit Parus melanolophus, yellow-bellied fantail flycatcher Rhipidura hypoxantha, orange-flanked bush robin Erithacus cyanurus, bluefronted redstart Phoenicurus frontalis, Indian tree pipit Anthus hodgsoni, vinaceous breasted pipit A. roseatus, common rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus, and nutcracker Nucifraga caryocatactes.

    Nanda Devi and Valley of Flowers National Park, India

  • These species include: Moschus moschiferus, Apodemus speciosus, Luscinia cyane, L. sibilans, Carpodacus roseus, Apus pacificus, Streptopelia orientalis, Tetrao parvirostris, Anas formosa and Corvus corone.

    East Siberian taiga

  • Anne Price at the Raptor Education Foundation sent this photo of an oddly- marked house finch Carpodacus mexicanus trapped at a banding station.

    House Finch

  • Afterwards he was identified as the house-finch, which rejoices in the high-sounding Latin name of _Carpodacus mexicanus frontalis_.

    Birds of the Rockies

  • House finch (Carpodacus mexicanus) became most common garden bird in the United States.

    CreationWiki - Recent changes [en]

  • The Pallas 'Rosefinch (Carpodacus roseus) is a species of finch in the - Articles related to Africa's growth will be beyond commodities

  • The house finch Carpodacus mexicanus, a native of North America, may have been snared by an evolutionary trap.

    Wildlife Disease News Digest

  • Also some of other finches eat the ticks from other House finch (Carpodacus mexicanus) became the most common garden bird in the United States.

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