Propasser thura.

Key to Subspecies.

A. Lower plumage bright rosy-pink with no purple tint………P. thura thura, p. 123.
B. Lower plumage much duller, with strong purple tint.
a. Paler above, with narrow dark lines……..P. t. blythi, p. 124.
b. Darker above, with broader dark lines………P. t. dubius, p. 125.
c. Very dark above, with very broad dark centres to each feather……..P. t. feminisms, p. 120.
C. Breast very rufous, upper tail-coverts edged with golden-yellow. Above darker….P. t. thura,, p. 124.
D. Breast not very rufous, tail-coverts golden-yellow, above paler…….P. t. blythi, P- 124.
E. Breast without any rufous, upper tail-coverts deeper yellow, above inter-mediate….P. t. dubius, p. 125.
F. Breast without any rufous, upper tail-coverts deeper rufous or orange-yellow…….P. t. femininus, p. 126.

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 thura.
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1926
Page No: 
123
M_ID: 
30722
M_CN: 
Himalayan White-browed Rosefinch
M_SN: 
Carpodacus thura
Volume: 
Vol. 3
Term name: 
id: 
3837

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