Checklist of the birds of the Indian Subcontinent

Common English Name

Scientific Name



Brandt’s Mountain Finch Leucosticte brandti r LC
Sillem’s Mountain Finch Leucosticte sillemi ? ?
Spectacled Finch Callacanthis burtoni r LC
Trumpeter Finch Bucanetes githagineus w LC
Mongolian Finch Eremopsaltria mongolica w LC
Blanford’s Rosefinch Carpodacus rubescens r LC
Dark-breasted Rosefinch Carpodacus nipalensis r LC
Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus rW LC
Beautiful Rosefinch Carpodacus pulcherrimus r LC
Pink-browed Rosefinch Carpodacus rodochroa r LC
Vinaceous Rosefinch Carpodacus vinaceus r LC
Dark-rumped Rosefinch Carpodacus edwardsii r LC
Three-banded Rosefinch Carpodacus trifasciatus V LC
Spot-winged Rosefinch Carpodacus rodopeplus r LC
White-browed Rosefinch Carpodacus thura r LC
Red-mantled Rosefinch Carpodacus rhodochlamys r LC
Streaked Rosefinch Carpodacus rubicilloides r LC
Great Rosefinch Carpodacus rubicilla r LC
Red-fronted Rosefinch Carpodacus puniceus r LC
Crimson-browed Finch Propyrrhula subhimachala r LC
Scarlet Finch Haematospiza sipahi r LC
Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra   r LC
Brown Bullfinch Pyrrhula nipalensis r LC
Orange Bullfinch Pyrrhula aurantiaca r LC
Red-headed Bullfinch Pyrrhula erythrocephala r LC
Grey-headed Bullfinch Pyrrhula erythaca r LC
Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes w LC
Black-and-yellow Grosbeak Mycerobas icterioides r LC
Collared Grosbeak Mycerobas affinis r LC
Spot-winged Grosbeak Mycerobas melanozanthos r LC
White-winged Grosbeak Mycerobas carnipes r LC
Gold-naped Finch Pyrrhoplectes epauletta r LC
Emberizidae (Buntings) Melophus lathami R LC
Crested Bunting Emberiza citrinella W LC
Yellowhammer Pine Bunting Emberiza leucocephalos w LC
Rock Bunting Emberiza cia R LC
Godlewski’s Bunting Emberiza godlewskii ? LC
Grey-necked Bunting Emberiza buchanani W LC
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana V LC
White-capped Bunting Emberiza stewarti rw LC
Striolated Bunting Emberiza striolata r LC
Chestnut-eared Bunting Emberiza fucata rw LC
Little Bunting Emberiza pusilla w LC
Rustic Bunting Emberiza rustica ? LC
Yellow-breasted Bunting Emberiza aureola w VU
Chestnut Bunting Emberiza rutila w LC
Black-headed Bunting Emberiza melanocephala w LC
Red-headed Bunting Emberiza bruniceps w LC
Black-faced Bunting Emberiza spodocephala w LC
Common Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus rw LC
Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra V LC