Woodlark

Lullula arborea - Alouette lulu

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Alaudidés

  • Genus
    :

    Lullula

  • Species
    :

    arborea

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 15 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 30 cm.
  • Weight
    : 26 à 35 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Woodlark (Lullula arborea) is a species of bird in the Alaudidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Lullula arborea arborea (n, w and c Europe to w Russia and Ukraine)
  • Lullula arborea pallida (s Europe and nw Africa through the Middle East to Iran and Turkmenistan)

Foreign names

  • Alouette lulu,
  • Alondra Totovía,
  • Cotovia-dos-bosques,
  • Heidelerche,
  • Erdei pacsirta,
  • Boomleeuwerik,
  • Tottavilla,
  • Trädlärka,
  • Trelerke,
  • škovránik stromový,
  • skřivan lesní,
  • Hedelærke,
  • kangaskiuru,
  • cotoliu,
  • Trjálævirki,
  • lerka,
  • sila cīrulis, viliņš,
  • hribski škrjanec,
  • Лесной жаворонок,
  • モリヒバリ,
  • 林百灵,
  • 木百靈,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Boreal, Temperate ; Shrubland : Temperate, Mediterranean-type Shrubby Vegetation ; Grassland : Temperate ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Plantations

Geographic range

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