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Blanford's or Erlanger's Lark

Calandrella [blanfordi or erlangeri] (= Calandrella blanfordi) (Shelley, 1902)

Blanford's lark or Blanford's short-toed lark is a small passerine bird of the lark family, Alaudidae, which is native to north-east Africa. Its common name commemorates the English zoologist William Thomas Blanford. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Alaudidae
Genus:
   Calandrella
Scientific:
  Calandrella blanfordi


Original description

Citation:
  (Shelley, 1902)

Reference:
  BirdsAfr. p.128 pl.21 fig.2

Protonym:
  Tephrocorys blanfordi

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14034179


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  7F3B3206C3D76BF2

Avibase ID:
  avibase-7F3B3206

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/7F3B3206


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 558979

Geographic range:

  • Calandrella blanfordi: Eritrea and northern Ethiopia
  • Calandrella erlangeri: Highlands of Ethiopia
English:
Blanford's or Erlanger's Lark
French:
Alouette de Blanford ou A. d'Erlanger


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Blanford's or Erlanger's Lark ( Calandrella [blanfordi or erlangeri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Blanford's or Erlanger's Lark [excl. eremica] ( Calandrella [blanfordi or erlangeri, excl. eremica])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Blanford's or Erlanger's Lark [excl. eremica] ( Calandrella [blanfordi or erlangeri, excl. eremica])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Blanford's or Erlanger's Lark ( Calandrella [blanfordi or erlangeri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Blanford's or Erlanger's Lark ( Calandrella [blanfordi or erlangeri])
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
Clements, version 2021:
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
Clements, version 2019:
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
eBird version 2019:
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
eBird version 2021:
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Blanford's Lark ( Calandrella blanfordi) [version 3]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species (alt)

This taxon is a subspecies of Calandrella [blanfordi, eremica or erlangeri]

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Blanfordlewerik
Bulgarian: Бланфордова чучулига
Catalan: terrerola de Blanford
Czech: skřivánek etiopský
Welsh: Ehedydd Blanford
Danish: Senafelærke
German: Blanfordlerche
English: Blanford's Lark, Blanford's or Erlanger's Lark, Blanford's or Erlanger's Lark [excl. eremica]
English, HBW: Blanford's Lark
English (IOC): Blanford's Lark
English (United States): Blanford's Lark
Esperanto: Blanforda alaŭdo
Spanish: Terrera de Blanford
Spanish (Spain): Terrera de Blanford
Spanish (HBW): Blanford's Lark
Estonian: Vadi-väikelõoke
Finnish: etiopianhietakiuru
French: Alouette de Blanford, Alouette de Blanford ou A. d'Erlanger, Alouette de Blanford ou A. d'Erlanger [excl. eremica]
Frisian: Blandfordljurk
Galician: Calandriña de Blanford
Croatian: Blanfordova ševa, etiopska ševa
Hungarian: Blanford-pacsirta
Italian: Calandrella di Blanford
Japanese (romaji): somari-himekoutenshi
Japanese: ソマリアヒメコウテンシ, ソマリーヒメコウテンシ
Scientific: Calandrella [blanfordi or erlangeri, excl. eremica], Calandrella [blanfordi or erlangeri], Calandrella blanfordi, Calandrella blanfordi blanfordi, Tephrocorys blanfordi
Lithuanian: Blanfordo trumpapirštis vieversys
Dutch: Blanfordleeuwerik, Blanford-leeuwerik, Blanfords Leeuwerik
Norwegian: Blekdverglerke, Fjelldverglerke
Polish: skowronczyk szarawy, skowrończyk szarawy
Portuguese: Calhandrinha de Blanford
Portuguese (Portugal): calhandrinha-de-blanford
Rhaeto-Romance: Lodola da Blanford
Russian: Жаворонок Бланфорда, Малый жаворонок Бланфорда, Ржавохохлый жаворонок
Slovak: škovránka hnedkavá
Slovenian: Somalski škrjanček
Serbian: Blanfordova mala ševa, Blanfordova ševa
Swedish: Blanfordlärka
Turkish: Blanford Toygarı
Ukrainian: Жайворонок ефіопський
Chinese: 布氏百灵
Chinese (Traditional): 布氏沙百靈, 布氏短趾百靈

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