Propasser pulcherrimus.

Key to Subspecies.

A. Lores brown ; cheeks and ear-coverts pink much marked with brown……….P. p. pulcherrimus, [p. 126.

B. Lores, cheeks and ear-coverts glistening pink with no brown markings…….P. p. davidianus, [p. 127
C. Upper plumage darker; edges of inner secondaries more rufous-brown………..P. p. pulcherrimus, [p. 127.

D. "Upper plumage paler; edges of inner secondaries pale cr«amy-white……….P. p. davidianas, [p. 128.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.3 1926.
Title in Book: 
Propasser pulcherrimus.
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1926
Page No: 
126
M_ID: 
30691
M_CN: 
Himalayan Beautiful Rosefinch
M_SN: 
Carpodacus pulcherrimus
Volume: 
Vol. 3
id: 
3842

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