Pale rockfinch – Carpospiza brachydactyla – or Pale sparrow is a small migratory Asian sparrow of Type – granivore, Family Passeridae and Order Passeriformes. It is a summer breeder to SE Turkey, the S Caucasus, Iran and small areas of N Iraq, N UAE and N Oman. There are a few small areas where it becomes resident in NW KSA and the S Levant. The main wintering area is along the SW coastline of the Red Sea to Djibouti, and small isolated wintering areas are found in Sudan, Egypt, KSA, Iraq and Syria.
Type - granivore - Summer Habitat - semi-arid rocky slopes and mountains, Winter Habitat - desert scrub areas, Order: Passeriformes Family: Passeridae Genus: Carpospiza Species - Carpospiza brachydactyla Pale rockfinch - Species - ebird.org Pale rockfinch - Database - avibase Pale rockfinch - Species - oiseaux.net Pale rockfinch - Species sheet - wikipedia.org Pale rockfinch - Sounds & Maps - xeno-canto.org Additional Material... Pale rockfinch - Images - google.com Pale rockfinch - Video - youtube.com Pale rockfinch - Datazone - birdlife.org