Black Lark

Melanocorypha yeltoniensis - Alouette nègre

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Alaudidés

  • Genus
    :

    Melanocorypha

  • Species
    :

    yeltoniensis

Descriptor

Forster, JR, 1768

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 20 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 37 cm.
  • Weight
    : 63 à 76 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Alouette nègre
♂ adult breeding

Black Lark (Melanocorypha yeltoniensis) is a species of bird in the Alaudidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Alouette nègre,
  • Calandria Negra,
  • Calhandra-preta,
  • Mohrenlerche,
  • szerecsenpacsirta,
  • Zwarte Leeuwerik,
  • Calandra nera,
  • Svartlärka,
  • Svartlerke,
  • škovran čierny,
  • kalandra černá,
  • Sortlærke,
  • mustakiuru,
  • calàndria negra,
  • Sótlævirki,
  • kalandra czarna,
  • melnais cīrulis,
  • črni kalander,
  • Чёрный жаворонок,
  • クロコウテンシ,
  • 黑百灵,
  • 黑百靈,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Grassland : Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Dry

Geographic range

Sources of information

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