Fawn-colored Lark

Calendulauda africanoides - Alouette fauve

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Alaudidés

  • Genus
    :

    Calendulauda

  • Species
    :

    africanoides

Descriptor

Smith, A, 1836

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 16 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 21 à 28 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Fawn-colored Lark (Calendulauda africanoides) is a species of bird in the Alaudidae family.

Subspecific information 6 Subspecies

  • Calendulauda africanoides trapnelli (se Angola and sw Zambia)
  • Calendulauda africanoides harei (c Namibia to sw Botswana and nw South Africa)
  • Calendulauda africanoides makarikari (sw Angola and n Namibia to w Zambia and n and c Botswana)
  • Calendulauda africanoides sarwensis (w Botswana, e Namibia and nc South Africa)
  • Calendulauda africanoides vincenti (c Zimbabwe and s Mozambique)
  • Calendulauda africanoides africanoides (s Namibia, s, e Botswana, sw Zimbabwe and n South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Alouette fauve,
  • Alondra Leonada,
  • Cotovia-cor-d'areia,
  • Steppenlerche,
  • fakó bokorpacsirta,
  • Savanne-leeuwerik,
  • Allodola fulva,
  • Ljusbrun savannlärka,
  • Krattlerke,
  • škovránok stepný,
  • skřivan plavý,
  • Steppebusklærke,
  • viheltäjäkiuru,
  • Vaalbruinlewerik,
  • alosa lleonada,
  • afroskowronek białobrzuchy,
  • Белобровый кустарниковый жаворонок,
  • カレハヤブヒバリ,
  • 黄褐歌百灵,
  • 黃褐歌百靈,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry

Geographic range

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