Singing Bush Lark

Mirafra cantillans - Alouette chanteuse

Alouette chanteuse
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Alaudidés

  • Genus
    :

    Mirafra

  • Species
    :

    cantillans

Descriptor

Blyth, 1845

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 13 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 15 à 21 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Singing Bush Lark (Mirafra cantillans) is a species of bird in the Alaudidae family.

Subspecific information 4 subspecies

  • Mirafra cantillans cantillans (Pakistan, India and Bangladesh)
  • Mirafra cantillans marginata (s Sudan to Somalia, Kenya and ne Tanzania)
  • Mirafra cantillans chadensis (Senegal to c Sudan and w Ethiopia)
  • Mirafra cantillans simplex (w and s Arabia)

Foreign names

  • Alouette chanteuse,
  • Alondra Cantarina,
  • Buschlerche,
  • Struikleeuwerik,
  • Allodola canora,
  • sångbusklärka,
  • Savannelerke,
  • škovránok spevavý,
  • skřivan zpěvný,
  • Busklærke,
  • savannikiuru,
  • alosa cantaire,
  • skowroniec zaroślowy,
  • dziedātājcīrulis,
  • Певчий кустарниковый жаворонок,
  • アフリカヤブヒバリ,
  • 北非歌百灵,
  • 北非歌百靈,

Voice song and cries

Alouette chanteuse
adult plum. breeding

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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