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Calandra Lark

Melanocorypha calandra (Linnaeus, 1766)

The Calandra Lark (Melanocorypha calandra) breeds in warm temperate countries around the Mediterranean and eastwards through Turkey into northern Iran and southern Russia. It is replaced further east by its relative, the Bimaculated Lark. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Alaudidae
Genus:
  Melanocorypha

Scientific:
  Melanocorypha calandra

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1766)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.12 p.288

Protonym:
  Alauda calandra

Avibase ID:
  BDC24A8AA8A51BF9

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/BDC24A8A

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561038

Geographic range:

  • Melanocorypha calandra calandra: Mediterranean basin to e Turkey, nw Iran, Transcaucasia and Urals
  • Melanocorypha calandra hebraica: S-c Turkey, adj. nw Syria to Israel, Palestine and w Jordan
  • Melanocorypha calandra psammochroa: N Iraq and n Iran to Turkmenistan and e Kazakhstan
  • Melanocorypha calandra gaza: SE Turkey to e Syria, Iraq and sw Iran
English:
Calandra Lark
Czech:
kalandra zpěvná
German:
Kalanderlerche
Danish:
Kalanderlærke
Spanish:
Calandria Común
Finnish:
arokiuru
French:
Alouette calandre
Icelandic:
Sunnulævirki
Italian:
Calandra
Japanese:
kuroerikoutenshi
Japanese:
クロエリコウテンシ
Dutch:
Kalanderleeuwerik
Norwegian:
Kalanderlerke
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kalanderlerke
Polish:
kalandra szara
Portuguese:
Calhandra-comum
Russian:
Степной жаворонок
Slovak:
škovran stepný
Swedish:
kalanderlärka
Ukrainian:
Жайворонок степовий
Chinese:
草原百灵


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
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African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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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:
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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):
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British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
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British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition, incl. Jan 2009 suppl.):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Alouette calandre ( Melanocorypha calandra) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
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Clements 1st edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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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 Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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James Lee Peters:
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James Lee Peters (original):
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James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Arabic: القبرة سوداء الصدر, القبرة سوداء الصدر قوبعة
Azerbaijani: Çöl torağayı, Kiçik torağay quşu
Belarusian: Жаваранак стэпавы
Bulgarian: Дебелоклюна чучулига
Catalan: Calàndria, calàndria comuna
Catalan (Balears): Calàndria
Montenegrin: velika ševa
Czech: Kalandra zpevná, Kalandra zpěvná, kalandra zpìvná
Welsh: Ehedydd calandra
Danish: Kalanderlærke
German: Kalanderlerche
Greek: (Κοινή) Γαλιάντρα, Γαλιάντρα, Μαυροτράσιηλος
Greek (Cypriot): Μαυροτράσιηλος
English: Calandra Lark, European Calandra-Lark
English (IOC): Calandra Lark
Esperanto: stepalaûdo, Stepalaŭdo
Spanish: Calandria, Calandria Común, Calandría Común
Spanish (Spain): Calandria Común
Spanish (HBW): Calandria Común
Estonian: stepilõoke
Basque: Calàndria, Kalandria
Persian: چکاوک گندم‌زار , چکاوک گندم‌زار (طرقه چکاوک)
Finnish: Arokiuru
Faroese: Ærgilerkur, ærgislerkur
French: Alouette calandre
Galician: Calandra real, Calàndria
Hebrew: עפרוני ענק, צוארוני ערבות
Croatian: Ševa čevrljuga, Velika Ševa
Hungarian: Kalandrapacsirta
Armenian: [Tapastanayin Artuyt ], Տափաստանային Արտույտ
Icelandic: Sunnulævirki
Italian: Calandra, Calandra comune
Japanese: kuro-eri kōtenshi, kuroerikoutenshi, Kuroeri-koutenshi, kurokoutenshi
Japanese: クロエリコウテンシ, クロコウテンシ
Japanese (Kanji): 黒襟告天子
Georgian: ველის ტოროლა
Kazakh: Aз бозторғай, Дала бозторғайы
Scientific: Alauda calandra, Melanocorypha calandra, Melanocorypha calandra calandra
Luxembourgish: Kalanderléierchen
Lithuanian: Paprastasis stepinis vieversys, Stepinis vieversys
Latvian: stepes cīrulis
Macedonian: голема чучулига, Дебелоклуна чучулига
Moldavian: Ciocârlie de Bărăgan, Ciocârlie de stepă
Maltese: Kalandra
Dutch: Kalander leeuwerik, Kalanderleeuwerik
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kalanderlerke
Norwegian: Kalanderlerke
Polish: Dzieciol trójpalczasty, Dzięcioł trójpalczasty, Kalandra suliszka, kalandra szara, Skowronek kalandra
Pinyin: cǎo-yuán bǎi-líng
Portuguese: calhandra comum, Calhandra real, Calhandra-comum, calhandra-real, Cochicho
Portuguese (Portugal): Calhandra-real
Romansh: Lodola calandra
Romanian: Ciocârlie de bărăgan
Russian: Stepnoy Zhavoronok, Жаворонок степной, Степной жаворонок
Sindhi: ؿپبيٻ ځىيڇ اُ ) ٥ ٹَ ؿپبيٻ(
Slovak: Kalandra, škovran stepný
Slovenian: laški škrjanec
Albanian: Drenja e madhe qafëzezë, Hundëgjatë i grurit
Serbian: velika ševa, Велика шева
Swedish: Kalanderlärka
Swahili: Udogo kipozamataza
Turkish: Boğmaklı Tarla Kuşu, Boğmaklı toygar, boğmakly toygar, Boşmaklı Toygar
Ukrainian: Жайворонок степовий , Степовий жайворонок
Chinese: [cao-yuan bai-ling], 草原百灵
Chinese (Traditional): 草原百靈

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