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Chestnut-headed Sparrow-Lark

Eremopterix signatus (Oustalet, 1886)

The chestnut-headed sparrow-lark or chestnut-headed finch-lark is a species of passerine bird in the family Alaudidae. It is found in eastern and north-eastern Africa. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland, and hot deserts. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Alaudidae
Genus:
   Eremopterix
Scientific:
  Eremopterix signatus


Original description

Citation:
  (Oustalet, 1886)

Reference:
  Bibl.EcoleHaut.Etud. p.9

Protonym:
  Pyrrhulauda signata

Link:
  


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  2F66131B58350563

Avibase ID:
  avibase-2F66131B

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/2F66131B


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 916565

Geographic range:

  • Eremopterix signatus signatus: southern and eastern Ethiopia, Somalia, and eastern Kenya
  • Eremopterix signatus harrisoni: southeastern South Sudan and northwestern Kenya
English:
Chestnut-headed Sparrow-Lark
Catalan:
terrerola d'Oustalet
Czech:
skřivan harlekýn
Danish:
Brunisset Lærke
German:
Harlekinlerche
Spanish:
Terrera Señalada
Spanish (Spain):
Terrera Señalada
Finnish:
etiopianvarpuskiuru
French:
Moinelette d'Oustalet
Croatian:
kestenjastoglava ševa
Hungarian:
barnafejű verébpacsirta
Icelandic:
Kragalævirki
Italian:
Allodola testacastana
Japanese (romaji):
goshikisuzumehibari
Japanese:
ゴシキスズメヒバリ
Lithuanian:
Rudagalvis žvirblinis vieversys
Dutch:
Somalische Vinkleeuwerik
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Sporvelerke
Norwegian:
Spurvelerke
Polish:
pustynka brunatnogłowa
Portuguese:
Pastor-de-cabeça-castanha
Russian:
Пегий жаворонок
Slovak:
škovránok ozdobný
Serbian:
Smeđoglava zebolika ševa
Swedish:
brunhuvad finklärka
Ukrainian:
Жервінчик плямистий
Chinese:
栗头雀百灵
Chinese (Traditional):
栗頭雀百靈


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Chestnut-headed Sparrow Lark ( Eremopterix signata) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Moinelette d'Oustalet ( Eremopterix signatus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Moinelette d'Oustalet ( Eremopterix signata) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
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Clements, version 2021:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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eBird version 2021:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
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Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
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Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Bruinkoplewerik
Arabic: قبرة كستنائية الراس
Belarusian: Плямісты жаўрук
Bulgarian: Кафявоглава врабчова чучулига
Catalan: Alosa de flancs bruns, terrerola d'Oustalet
Czech: skřivan harlekýn, Skrivan šedozobý, skřivan šedozobý, skřívan šedozobý
Welsh: Ehedydd penwinau
Danish: Brunisset Lærke
German: Harlekinlerche, Harlekin-Lerche
Greek: Κασταvoκέφαλη σπουργιτοσταρήθρα, Καστανή Σπουργιτοσταρήθρα
English: Chestnut-headed Finch Lark, Chestnut-headed Finch-Lark, Chestnut-headed Sparrow Lark, Chestnut-headed Sparrow-Lark
English, HBW: Chestnut-headed Sparrow-lark
English (IOC): Chestnut-headed Sparrow-Lark
English (Kenya): Chestnut-headed Sparrow Lark
English (United States): Chestnut-headed Sparrow-Lark
Esperanto: Brunkapa paseralaŭdo
Spanish: Alondra Gorrión de Cabeza Castaña, Gurrio-Alondra Carirroja, Terrera Señalada
Spanish (Spain): Terrera Señalada
Spanish (HBW): Terrera señalada
Estonian: kušiidi värblõoke
Finnish: Etiopianvarpuskiuru
French: Alouette-moineau d'Oustalet, Moinelette d’Oustalet, Moinelette d'Oustalet
Frisian: Brúnkopljurk
Irish: Fuiseog cheanndonn
Galician: Calandriña de Oustalet
Hebrew: צחיחן חום-כיפה, צחיחן חלוד ראש, צחיחן חלוד־ראש, צחיחן חלוד-ראש
Croatian: kestenjastoglava ševa
Hungarian: barnafejű verébpacsirta
Icelandic: Kragalævirki
Italian: Allodola passerina testacastana, Allodola passero testacastana, Allodola testacastana
Japanese (romaji): goshikisuzumehibari
Japanese: ゴシキスズメヒバリ
Scientific: Eremopterix signata, Eremopterix signatus, Eremopterix signatus signatus, Pyrrhulauda signata
Lithuanian: Rudagalvis vyturiukas, Rudagalvis žvirblinis vieversys
Latvian: bērgalvas cīrulis
Macedonian: Костеноглава врапчевидна чучулига
Dutch: Somalische Vinkleeuwerik
Norwegian Nynorsk: Sporvelerke
Norwegian: Spurvelerke
Polish: pustynka brunatnoglowa, pustynka brunatnogłowa
Portuguese: Cotovia-pardal-de-cabeça-castanha, Pastor-de-cabeça-castanha
Portuguese (Portugal): Pastor-de-cabeça-castanha
Rhaeto-Romance: Lodola dal chau marun
Romanian: Ciocârlie cu cap castaniu
Russian: Пегий жаворонок, Пятнистий жаворонок, Пятнистый воробьиный жаворонок
Northern Sami: Cihceleivvoš, Cihcileivvoš
Slovak: škovránok ozdobný
Slovenian: meniški škrjanec
Serbian: Smeđoglava zebolika ševa
Swedish: Brunhuvad finklärka
Swahili: Kindoro Kichwa-chekundu
Turkish: boyalı serçe toygarı
Ukrainian: Жервінчик плямистий
Chinese: 栗头雀百灵
Chinese (Traditional): 栗頭雀百靈

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