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Sillem's Mountain-Finch
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Inopinaves
Order: Passeriformes
Suborder: Passeri
Clade: Passerid clade
Clade: Nine-primaried oscines
Family: Fringillidae
Subfamily: Carduelinae
Tribe: Carpodacini
Genus: Carpodacus
Species: C. sillemi
Binomial name
Carpodacus sillemi
Synonyms

Leucosticte sillemi

Sillem's Moutain-Finch, Carpodacus sillemi is a species of finch in the Fringillidae family. In 2012, it was confirmed that the bird had been photographed by a French nature photographer, 1500 km from the original collection location.[2] It was first collected in 1929.

Other names

Tawny-breasted Mountain Finch, Sillem's Mountain Finch

Synonyms: Leucosticte sillemi.

Description

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Distribution/habitat

It is only known from one location in China.

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