Have you ever seen a pink bird before? A bird that’s the main colour is pink? You would think it’s something out of a cartoon, but it’s definitely real!
Nature has blessed us again with the beauty of the rosefinch. (Full Gallery is below)
These gorgeous pink delights are found mostly in Eurasia and the Americas and boast over 20 different species, each as wonderfully unique as the last.
The species arise from the passerine birds of the finch family Fringillidae.
Their melody is sweet and very pleasing to the ears, They have a three-note whistling tune.
They love to feed on seeds and grains but other species of rosefinch are omnivores, feeding on insects, invertebrates, and plants.
There are two different genera of these birds, Carpodacus and Haemorhous. One is mostly found in Europe and Asia, the other is found in North America.
They have spread westward through Europe in recent decades, even breeding in England.
The common rosefinches breeding grounds are located in multiple places such as Sweden, Siberia, Iran, Afghanistan, Japan and more.
Common rosefinches are the most widespread and common rosefinch of Asia and Europe, they span over many different countries around the world!