Greater Hoopoe-Lark

Alaemon alaudipes - Sirli du désert

Sirli du désert
♂ adult breeding
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Alaudidés

  • Genus
    :

    Alaemon

  • Species
    :

    alaudipes

Descriptor

Desfontaines, 1789

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 23 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 30 à 47 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Greater Hoopoe-Lark (Alaemon alaudipes) is a species of bird in the Alaudidae family.

Subspecific information 4 Subspecies

  • Alaemon alaudipes boavistae (Cape Verde Is.)
  • Alaemon alaudipes alaudipes (n Africa from s Morocco and Mauritania to the Sinai)
  • Alaemon alaudipes desertorum (ne Sudan to n Somalia, c Saudi Arabia to s Yemen)
  • Alaemon alaudipes doriae (e Arabia to Iraq, Iran and nw India)

Foreign names

  • Sirli du désert,
  • Alondra Ibis,
  • Calhandra-de-bico-curvo,
  • Wüstenläuferlerche,
  • sarlóscsőrű pacsirta,
  • Witbandleeuwerik,
  • Allodola beccocurvo,
  • Härfågellärka,
  • Langnebblerke,
  • behuľa dlhozobá,
  • skřivan dudkovitý,
  • Hærfuglelærke,
  • kirjosiipikiuru,
  • alosa puput gran,
  • Beltalævirki,
  • skowron pustynny,
  • pupuķcīrulis,
  • srpasti škrjanec,
  • Большой удодовый жаворонок,
  • ハシナガヒバリ,
  • 拟戴胜百灵,
  • 大戴勝百靈,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Desert : Hot

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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