Propasser rhodochlamys.

Pyrrhula rhodochlamys Brandt, Bull. Sci. Acad. Imp. St. Petersb. p. 27(1813).

Type-locality : Altai.

Differs from P. rhodochlamys grandis in having the feathers across the whole of the forehead glistening rosy-pink, whereas the Indian bird has the centre of the forehead concolorous with the crown. It is also rather smaller ; wing 86 to 91 mm.

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 rhodochlamys.
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1926
Page No: 
128
M_ID: 
30690
M_CN: 
Red-mantled Rosefinch
M_SN: 
Carpodacus rhodochlamys
Volume: 
Vol. 3
id: 
3845

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