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Eastern Meadowlark
Sturnella magna (Linnaeus, 1758)
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Icteridae
Genus:
  Sturnella

Scientific:
  Sturnella magna

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.167

Protonym:
  Alauda magna

Avibase ID:
  4A11480B216EBB80

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/4A11480B

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 179034

Geographic range:

  • Sturnella magna magna: S Ontario east to Quebec and south to n Texas and ne Georgia
  • Sturnella magna praticola: Llanos of e Colombia to s Venezuela and n Guyana
  • Sturnella magna monticola: Tepuis of s Venezuela (Mt. Roraima)
  • Sturnella magna argutula: SE Kansas and Oklahoma to e US (Carolinas to Florida)
  • Sturnella magna hoopesi: S Texas (Eagle Pass) to n Coahuila, Nuevo León and n Tamaulipas
  • Sturnella magna auropectoralis: Mexico (Durango and Sinaloa to Michoacán, México and n Puebla)
  • Sturnella magna saundersi: S Mexico (Oaxaca)
  • Sturnella magna alticola: Highlands of s Mexico (Guerrero, s Puebla, Veracruz) to Costa Rica
  • Sturnella magna mexicana: Caribbean slope of se Mexico (Veracruz and Tabasco to Chiapas)
  • Sturnella magna griscomi: SE Mexico (arid coastal n Yucatán Peninsula)
  • Sturnella magna inexspectata: Pine savanna of Belize, Petén of Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua
  • Sturnella magna subulata: Pacific slope of Panama
  • Sturnella magna meridionalis: E Andes of Colombia to Andes of nw Venezuela
  • Sturnella magna paralios: N Colombia and savannas of w Venezuela
  • Sturnella magna quinta: Suriname and ne Amazonian Brazil
  • Sturnella magna hippocrepis: Cuba and Isle of Pines
  • Show more...
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Eastern Meadowlark
Czech:
  vlhovec východní
German:
  Lerchenstärling
Danish:
  Østlig Englærke
Spanish:
  Pradero Oriental
Finnish:
  preeriaturpiaali
French:
  Sturnelle des prés
Icelandic:
  Stráklofi
Italian:
  Sturnella allodola orientale
Japanese:
  higashimakibadori
Japanese:
  ヒガシマキバドリ
Dutch:
  Witkaakweidespreeuw
Norwegian:
  Englerketrupial
Polish:
  wojak obrozny
Portuguese:
  Peito-amarelo-celouro
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Pedro-ceroulo
Russian:
  Восточный луговой трупиал
Slovak:
  lúčnik obojkový
Swedish:
  Östlig ängstrupial
Chinese:
  东草地鹨


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Sturnelle des prés ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   Eastern Meadowlark (Eastern) ( Sturnella magna [magna Group])
eBird version 1.52:
   Eastern Meadowlark (Eastern) ( Sturnella magna [magna Group])
eBird version 1.53:
   Eastern Meadowlark (Eastern) ( Sturnella magna [magna Group])
eBird version 1.54:
   Eastern Meadowlark (Eastern) ( Sturnella magna [magna Group])
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 3]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Sturnella [magna or lilianae] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other related concepts
Other synonyms

Catalan: pradenca oriental
Czech: Vlhovec východní
Danish: Østlig Englærke
German: Lerchenstärling, Lerchen-Stärling
English: Arizona Meadowlark, Common Meadowlark, Eastern Meadowlark, Eastern Meadowlark (Eastern), Field Lark, Liliana's Meadowlark, Meadow Starling, Meadowlark, Mexican Starling, Rio Grande Meadowlark, Southern Meadowlark, Texas Meadowlark
Spanish: Cantor de pradera, Chirlobirlo, Loica Oriental, Pradero común, Pradero Oriental, Pradero Tortilla-con-chile, Sabanero, Turpial Oriental, Zacatero Común
Spanish (Colombia): Chirlobirlo
Spanish (Costa Rica): Zacatero común
Spanish (Cuba): Sabanero
Spanish (Honduras): Cantor de pradera
Spanish (Mexico): Pradero Común, pradero tortilla-con-chile
Spanish (Nicaragua): Zacatero Común
Spanish (Panama): Pastorero Oriental
Spanish (Venezuela): Perdigón
Estonian: ida-niiduturpial
Finnish: Preeriaturpiaali
French: Sturnelle des prés
Hungarian: keleti réticsiröge
Icelandic: Stráklofi
Italian: Sturnella allodola orientale, Sturnella orientale
Japanese: higashimakibadori
Japanese: ヒガシマキバドリ
Latin: Alauda magna, Sturnella magna, Sturnella magna [magna Group], Sturnella magna magna
Lithuanian: Didysis trupialas
Latvian: austrumu pļavustrazds
Dutch: Witkaakweidespreeuw
Norwegian: Englerketrupial
Polish: wojak obrozny, wojak obrożny
Portuguese: pedro-celouro, Peito-amarelo-celouro, soldado
Portuguese (Brazil): pedro-celouro, Pedro-ceroulo, peito-amarelo-celouro, soldado
Portuguese (Portugal): Pedro-ceroulo
Russian: Восточный луговой трупиал
Slovak: lúčnik obojkový
Slovenian: vzhodni travniški škorčevec
Serbian: Istočna livadska ševa
Swedish: Östlig ängstrupial
Turkish: Tarla Sığırcığı, tarlasığırcığı
Ukrainian: Шпаркос східний
Chinese: 东草地鹨
Chinese (Traditional): 東方草地鷚

 

         

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