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Latakoo Lark

Mirafra cheniana Smith, A, 1843

The Melodious Lark or Latakoo Lark (Mirafra cheniana) is a species of lark in the Alaudidae family, that is currently threatened by habitat loss. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Alaudidae
Genus:
  Mirafra

Scientific:
  Mirafra cheniana

Citation:
  Smith, A, 1843

Reference:
  Ill.Zool.S.Afr. pl.89 fig.2

Protonym:
  Mirafra cheniana

Avibase ID:
  AB507233B804883A

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/AB507233

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561148

Geographic range:

  • Mirafra cheniana: Botswana to Zimbabwe and interior ne South Africa
English:
Latakoo Lark
Czech:
skřivan bělohrdlý
German:
Spottlerche
Danish:
Kapbusklærke
Spanish:
Alondra Melodiosa
Finnish:
valkokurkkukiuru
French:
Alouette mélodieuse
Italian:
Allodola melodiosa
Japanese:
nan'ayabuhibari
Japanese:
ナンアヤブヒバリ
Dutch:
Spotleeuwerik
Norwegian:
Boerlerke
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Boerlerke
Polish:
skowroniec bialobrody
Portuguese:
Cotovia-melodiosa
Russian:
Южный кустарниковый жаворонок
Slovak:
škovránok napodobiteľ
Swedish:
boerlärka
Ukrainian:
Фірлюк південний
Chinese:
南非歌百灵


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Latakoo Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
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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Birdlife checklist version 00:
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
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):
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Alouette mélodieuse ( Mirafra cheniana)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Alouette mélodieuse ( Mirafra cheniana)
Clements 1st edition:
Latakoo Bushlark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Clements 3rd edition:
Latakoo Bushlark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Clements 4th edition:
Latakoo Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Latakoo Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
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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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 1.54:
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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:
Latakoo Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Melodious Bushlark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Melodious Bushlark ( Mirafra cheniana)
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):
Melodious Bushlark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
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 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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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 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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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 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Latakoo Bushlark ( Mirafra cheniana)
James Lee Peters:
Mirafra cheniana
James Lee Peters (original):
Mirafra cheniana
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Mirafra cheniana
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Latakoo Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Latakoo Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Melodious Lark ( Mirafra cheniana)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Mirafra cheniana
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Mirafra cheniana

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Spotlewerik
Catalan: alosa melodiosa
Czech: Skrivan belohrdlý, skřivan bělohrdlý, skřívan bělohrdlý
Danish: Kapbusklærke
German: Spottlerche
English: Lakatoo Lark, Latakoo Bush Lark, Latakoo Bushlark, Latakoo Lark, Melodious Bushlark, Melodious Lark, Singing Bush Lark, Singing Bush-Lark, Sourthern Singing Bushlark, Southern Lark, Southern Singing Bush Lark, Southern Singing Bush-Lark, Southern Singing Lark
English (IOC): Melodious Lark
English (South Africa): Melodious Lark
Spanish: Alondra Melódica, Alondra Melodiosa
Spanish (Spain): Alondra Melodiosa
Spanish (HBW): Latakoo Lark
Finnish: Valkokurkkukiuru
French: Alouette mélodieuse
Italian: Allodola di macchia meridionale, Allodola melodiosa
Japanese: nanayabuhibari, nan'ayabuhibari
Japanese: ナンアヤブヒバリ
Scientific: Mirafra cheniana
Lithuanian: Krūminis vieversys, Pietinis krūmyninis vieversys
Dutch: Spotleeuwerik
Norwegian Nynorsk: Boerlerke
Norwegian: Boerlerke
Sotho, Northern: Maliberwani
Polish: skowroniec bialobrody, skowroniec białobrody
Portuguese: Cotovia-melodiosa
Russian: Южный кустарниковый жаворонок
Slovak: škovránok napodobiteľ
Swedish: boerlärka, Sydlig sångbusklärka
Tswana: Sebotha
Ukrainian: Фірлюк південний
Chinese: 南非歌百灵
Chinese (Traditional): 南非歌百靈

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