Thursday, March 31, 2016

Common Rose Finch

 first time seen a group of Rose Finch plucking "Sahtoot" near Rajghat, Delhi.

The common rosefinch is 13–15 cm (5.1–5.9 in) in length. It has a stout and conical bill. The mature male has brilliant rosy-carmine head, breast and rump; heavy bill; dark brown wings with two indistinct bars, and a white belly. Females and young males are dull-colored with yellowish-brown above, brighter on the rump and greyer on head; buff below.           Ref ===Wikipedia

Photo 1st April 2016, New Delhi