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Tibetan Lark

Melanocorypha maxima Blyth, E 1867

The Tibetan lark is a species of lark in the family Alaudidae found on the Tibetan plateau from north-western India to central China. Alternate names for this species include the Asiatic lark, long-billed calandra lark and long-billed lark. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Alaudidae
Genus:
   Melanocorypha
Scientific:
  Melanocorypha maxima


Original description

Citation:
  Blyth, E 1867

Reference:
   Ibis

Protonym:
  Melanocorypha maxima

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8455320


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  9AC67428EEF90BE7

Avibase ID:
  avibase-9AC67428

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/9AC67428


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 561040

Geographic range:

  • Melanocorypha maxima: Tibetan plateau from nw India to c China
English:
Tibetan Lark
Catalan:
calàndria del Tibet
Czech:
kalandra horská
Danish:
Tibetanlærke
German:
Sumpflerche
Spanish:
Calandria Tibetana
Spanish (Spain):
Calandria Tibetana
Finnish:
tiibetinkiuru
French:
Alouette du Tibet
Croatian:
tibetska ševa
Hungarian:
óriáspacsirta
Icelandic:
Tíbetlævirki
Italian:
Calandra del Tibet
Japanese (romaji):
ookoutenshi
Japanese:
オオコウテンシ
Lithuanian:
Tibetinis stepinis vieversys
Dutch:
Moerasleeuwerik
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Tibetlerke
Norwegian:
Tibetlerke
Polish:
kalandra długodzioba
Portuguese:
Calhandra-do-tibete
Russian:
Тибетский жаворонок
Slovak:
škovran močiarny
Serbian:
Tibetanska velika ševa
Swedish:
tibetlärka
Ukrainian:
Жайворонок довгодзьобий
Chinese:
长嘴百灵
Chinese (Traditional):
長嘴百靈


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
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):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Alouette du Tibet ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Alouette du Tibet ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Long-billed Calandra Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Long-billed Calandra Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
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. 2004 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 1.53:
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eBird version 1.55:
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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:
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Long-billed Calandra Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Long-billed Calandra Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
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):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
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 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Long-billed Calandra Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Melanocorypha maxima [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Melanocorypha maxima [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Melanocorypha maxima [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Tibetan Lark ( Melanocorypha maxima) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Melanocorypha maxima [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Melanocorypha maxima [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Tibetaanse lewerik
Breton: Alc'hweder Tibet
Catalan: calàndria del Tibet
Czech: Kalandra horská
Welsh: Ehedydd Tibet
Danish: Tibetanlærke, Tibetansk lærke
German: Langschnabellerche, Sumpflerche
English: Asiatic Lark, Long-billed Calandra Lark, Long-billed Lark, Tibetan Lark
English, HBW: Tibetan Lark
English (IOC): Tibetan Lark
English (United States): Tibetan Lark
Esperanto: Tibeta alaŭdo
Spanish: Calandria de Pico Largo, Calandria Tibetana
Spanish (Spain): Calandria Tibetana
Spanish (HBW): Tibetan Lark
Estonian: tiibeti lõoke
Finnish: Tiibetinkiuru
French: Alouette du Tibet, Grande Calandre
Frisian: Sompeljurk
Galician: Calandra tibetana
Croatian: tibetska ševa, Tibetska velika ševa
Hungarian: óriáspacsirta
Icelandic: Tíbetlævirki
Italian: Calandra del Tibet, Calandra maggiore
Japanese (romaji): ō kōtenshi, ookoutenshi
Japanese: オオコウテンシ
Japanese (Kanji): 大告天子
Scientific: Melanocorypha maxima, Melanocorypha maxima maxima
Lithuanian: Tibetinis stepinis vieversys
Latvian: Tibetas cīrulis
Nepali: हिमाली भारद्वाज
Dutch: Moerasleeuwerik
Norwegian Nynorsk: Tibetlerke
Norwegian: Tibetlarke, Tibetlerke
Polish: kalandra dlugodzioba, kalandra długodzioba
Pinyin: cháng-zuǐ bǎi-líng
Portuguese: Calhandra-do-tibete
Portuguese (Portugal): calhandra-do-tibete
Rhaeto-Romance: Lodola gronda
Russian: Большой (степной) жаворонок, Большой жаворонок, Тибетский жаворонок
Slovak: škovran močiarny
Serbian: Tibetanska velika ševa
Swedish: Tibetlärka
Turkish: Çamur toygarı, Tibet toygarı
Tatar: Тибет тургае
Ukrainian: Жайворонок довгодзьобий
Uzbek: катта тўрғай
Chinese: 长嘴百灵
Chinese (Traditional): 長嘴百靈

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