Great Rosefinch

Carpodacus rubicilla - Roselin tacheté

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Fringillidés

  • Genus
    :

    Carpodacus

  • Species
    :

    rubicilla

Descriptor

Güldenstädt, 1775

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 21 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : -
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Great Rosefinch (Carpodacus rubicilla) is a species of bird in the Fringillidae family.

Subspecific information 4 Subspecies

  • Carpodacus rubicilla rubicilla (c, e Caucasus Mts)
  • Carpodacus rubicilla diabolicus (ne Afghanistan and Tajikistan)
  • Carpodacus rubicilla kobdensis (sc Siberia, w Mongolia and nw China)
  • Carpodacus rubicilla severtzovi (e Kazakhstan to wc China, the Himalayas and n Pakistan)

Foreign names

  • Roselin tacheté,
  • Camachuelo grande,
  • Peito-carmim-grande,
  • Berggimpel,
  • kaukázusi pirók,
  • Grote Roodmus,
  • Ciuffolotto roseo maggiore,
  • Större rosenfink,
  • Fjellrosenfink,
  • červenák veľký,
  • hýl velký,
  • Stor Rosenfinke,
  • rakkapunavarpunen,
  • pinsà rosat del Caucas,
  • Jarpfinka,
  • dziwonia kaukaska,
  • dižais svilpis,
  • kavkaški škrlatec,
  • Большая чечевица,
  • シロボシマシコ,
  • *大朱雀,
  • 大朱雀,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Shrubland : Temperate ; Grassland : Tundra, Temperate ; Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) : ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Rural Gardens

Geographic range

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