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Greater Short-toed Lark
Calandrella brachydactyla (Leisler, 1814)
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Alaudidae
Genus:
  Calandrella

Scientific:
  Calandrella brachydactyla

Citation:
  (Leisler, 1814)

Reference:
  Ann.Wett.Ges. 3 p.357 pl.19

Protonym:
  Alauda brachydactila

Avibase ID:
  4091A51E0603BAF2

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/4091A51E

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 558980

Geographic range:

  • Calandrella brachydactyla brachydactyla: Mediterranean environs and islands
  • Calandrella brachydactyla [longipennis or orientalis]: breeds plains north of the Caucasus to Ukraine and east to northern Mongolia and northeastern China; winters Afghanistan, Pakistan, and northwestern India
  • Calandrella brachydactyla rubiginosa: N Africa (Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia); Malta
  • Calandrella brachydactyla hungarica: Hungary
  • Calandrella brachydactyla hermonensis: Sinai Peninsula to extreme s Turkey and e Syria
  • Calandrella brachydactyla woltersi: NW Syria and adjacent s Turkey
  • Calandrella brachydactyla artemisiana: Asia Minor, Transcaucasia and nw Iran
  • Show more...
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Greater Short-toed Lark
Czech:
  skřivánek krátkoprstý
German:
  Kurzzehenlerche
Danish:
  Korttået Lærke
Spanish:
  Terrera Común
Finnish:
  lyhytvarvaskiuru
French:
  Alouette calandrelle
Icelandic:
  Sandlævirki
Italian:
  Calandrella
Japanese:
  himekoutenshi
Japanese:
  ヒメコウテンシ
Dutch:
  Kortteenleeuwerik
Norwegian:
  Dverglerke
Polish:
  skowrończyk krótkopalcowy
Portuguese:
  calhandrinha
Russian:
  Малый жаворонок
Slovak:
  škovránka krátkoprstá
Swedish:
  korttålärka
Chinese:
  大短趾百灵


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 3]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 3]
Clements, version 2016:
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
   Greater Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella brachydactyla) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Calandrella [brachydactyla or dukhunensis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other related concepts
Other synonyms

Bulgarian: Късопръста чучулига
Catalan: terrerola comuna
Czech: skřivánek krátkoprstý
Danish: Korttået Lærke
German: Kurzzehenlerche
English: Greater Short-toed Lark
English (Kenya): Greater Short-toed Lark
Spanish: Terrera Común
Spanish (Spain): Terrera Común
Estonian: välja-väikelõoke
Persian: چکاوک پنجه‌کوتاه
Finnish: lyhytvarvaskiuru
French: Alouette calandrelle
Hebrew: עפרונן קצר-אצבעות
Croatian: Kratkoprsta ševa
Hungarian: szikipacsirta
Armenian: Փոքր արտույտ
Icelandic: Sandlævirki
Italian: Calandrella
Japanese: himekoutenshi
Japanese: ヒメコウテンシ
Kazakh: Кіші бозторғай
Latin: Alauda brachydactila, Calandrella brachydactyla, Calandrella brachydactyla brachydactyla
Lithuanian: didysis trumpapirštis vieversys
Latvian: īspirkstu cīrulis
Malayalam: കൂട്ടപ്പാടി
Dutch: Kortteenleeuwerik
Norwegian: Dverglerke
Polish: skowrończyk krótkopalcowy
Portuguese: calhandrinha
Portuguese (Portugal): Calhandrinha-galucha
Russian: Малый жаворонок
Sindhi: ؿپبيٻ دىؼ ٽٍ سًبٌ
Slovak: škovránka krátkoprstá
Slovenian: kratkoprsti škrjanček
Serbian: Mala ševa
Swedish: korttålärka
Thai: นกจาบฝนนิ้วสั้น
Turkish: Bozkır Toygarı
Ukrainian: Жайворонок малий
Chinese: 大短趾百灵
Chinese (Traditional): 大短趾沙百靈, 大短趾百靈

 

         

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