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Black-winged Snowfinch

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Montifringilla adamsi Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Passeridae Family
18 cm Length
Rocky mountainous areas. Between 3500 - 5200 m.  Range:- China:- Gansu, Qinghai, Sichuan, Tibet, Xinjiang Uighur, Yunnan,

India:-Eastern Himalayas, Gangetic plain, Uttar Pradesh, Western Himalayas,

Nepal & Pakistan

3-5 eggs, incubation by female both parents days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, seeds and berries. Food  
8350 - TSN: 561217 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

If you have sound recording of the Passeridae please send it to xeno-canto. 

AKA:- Czech: Penkavák Adamsuv, pěnkavák Adamsův
Danish: Himalayasnefinke
German: Adalsschneesperling, Adams-Schneefi, Adamsschneefink, Adams-Schneesperling
English: Adam's Snow Finch, Adams' Snow Finch, Adam's Snowfinch, Adams's Snowfinch, Black-winged Snow Finch, Black-winged Snowfinch, Tibet Snowfinch, Tibetan Snow Finch, Tibetan Snowfinch, Tibetan Snow-Finch
Spanish: Gorrión Alpino de Adam, Gorrión de Adams
Estonian: tiibeti lumevarblane
Finnish: Tuhkalumivarpunen
French: Niverolle d'Adams, Niverolle du Tibet
Italian: Fringuello alpino di Adams, Fringuello delle nevi alinere
Japanese: hajiroyukisuzume
Japanese: ハジロユキスズメ
Latin: Montifringilla adamsi
Dutch: Adams' Sneeuwvink, Adam-sneeuwvink
Norwegian: Svartvingefjellspurv
Polish: sniezka czarnoskrzydla, śnieżka czarnoskrzydła
Russian: Снежный вьюрок Адамса
Slovak: snehárka ciernokrídla, snehárka čiernokrídla
Swedish: Svartvingad snöfink, Tibetansk snöfink
Chinese: 褐翅雪雀


Montifringilla adamsi
Montifringilla adamsi adamsi
Montifringilla adamsi xerophila

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