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Horned Lark [alpestris or praticola]

Eremophila alpestris [alpestris or praticola] (= Eremophila alpestris alpestris) (Linnaeus, C 1758)




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Alaudidae
Genus:
   Eremophila
Scientific:
  Eremophila alpestris alpestris


Original description

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, C 1758)

Reference:
   Systema Naturae ed. 10 1 p.166

Protonym:
  Alauda alpestris

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/185/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  1386E4F7B07CF4B2

Avibase ID:
  avibase-1386E4F7

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/1386E4F7


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 178404

Geographic range:

  • Eremophila alpestris alpestris: Arctic ne Canada to Newfoundland; >coastal se US
  • Eremophila alpestris praticola: SE Canada to c and e-c US
English:
Horned Lark [alpestris or praticola]
French:
Alouette hausse-col [alpestris ou praticola]


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Horned Lark [alpestris or praticola] ( Eremophila alpestris [alpestris or praticola])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 2023 (May 2023):
Horned Lark [alpestris or praticola] ( Eremophila alpestris [alpestris or praticola])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Horned Lark [alpestris or praticola] ( Eremophila alpestris [alpestris or praticola])
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Eremophila alpestris alpestris [version 3]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Eremophila alpestris alpestris [version 3]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6b (Jul 2022):
Eremophila alpestris alpestris [version 3]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v7 (Dec 2022):
Eremophila alpestris alpestris [version 3]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v8 (Dec 2023):
Eremophila alpestris alpestris [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Eremophila alpestris alpestris [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Eremophila alpestris alpestris [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Eremophila alpestris alpestris [version 3]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Eremophila alpestris [alpestris]

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Related taxa

Alternative arrangements:  1  2  3 

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Other synonyms

See also the taxonomic synonyms table.


English: Horned Lark [alpestris or praticola]
French: Alouette hausse-col (alpestris), Alouette hausse-col [alpestris ou praticola]
Scientific: Eremophila alpestris [alpestris or praticola], Eremophila alpestris alpestris

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