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Karoo Lark

Calendulauda albescens (Lafresnaye, 1839)

The Karoo Lark (Certhilauda albescens) is a species of lark in the Alaudidae family. It is endemic to South Africa. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Alaudidae
Genus:
  Calendulauda

Scientific:
  Calendulauda albescens

Citation:
  (Lafresnaye, 1839)

Reference:
  Rev.Zool. 2 p.259

Protonym:
  Alauda albescens

Avibase ID:
  DD338581CBBBCE15

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/DD338581

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 916551

Geographic range:

  • Calendulauda albescens albescens: SW Cape Province (Cape Town to Berg River)
  • Calendulauda albescens codea: Coastal South Africa (Saldanha Bay to Port Nolloth)
  • Calendulauda albescens guttata: Cape Province (Clanwilliam to Little Namaqualand)
  • Calendulauda albescens karruensis: Cape Province (Calvinia and Williston to Oudtshoorn)
English:
Karoo Lark
Czech:
skřivan karooský
German:
Karoolerche
Danish:
Karoolærke
Spanish:
Alondra del Karoo
Finnish:
karooviheltäjäkiuru
French:
Alouette du Karoo
Italian:
Allodola del karoo
Japanese:
usuirohashibosohibari
Japanese:
ウスイロハシボソヒバリ
Dutch:
Karooleeuwerik
Norwegian:
Karoolerke
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Karoolerke
Polish:
szponiak sniady
Portuguese:
Cotovia do Karoo
Russian:
Карруский африканский жаворонок
Slovak:
škovránok búrsky
Swedish:
karroolärka
Ukrainian:
Алондра каруська
Chinese:
红背歌百灵


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 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):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Alouette du Karoo ( Certhilauda albescens) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Alouette du Karroo ( Certhilauda albescens) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
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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 2015:
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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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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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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):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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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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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 2.0:
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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 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 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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Karoo Lark ( Certhilauda albescens) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Karoo Lark ( Certhilauda albescens) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Karoo Lark ( Certhilauda albescens)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Certhilauda albescens [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Calendulauda albescens [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Calendulauda [albescens, erythrochlamys, barlowi or cavei] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Karoolewerik
Catalan: alosa del Karoo
Czech: Skrivan kapský, skřivan karooský, skřívan karooský
Danish: Karoolærke
German: Karoolerche, Karru Lerche, Karrulerche
English: Karoo Lark, Karroo Lark, Red-backed Lark
English (IOC): Karoo Lark
Spanish: Alondra del Karoo, Alondra Karu
Spanish (Spain): Alondra del Karoo
Spanish (HBW): Karoo Lark
Finnish: dyynikiuru, karooviheltäjäkiuru, Vehnäkiuru
French: Alouette du Karoo, Alouette du Karroo
Italian: Allodola del karoo
Japanese: uruirohashibosohibari, usuirohashibosohibari
Japanese: ウスイロハシボソヒバリ, ウルイロハシボソヒバリ
Scientific: Alauda albescens, Calendulauda albescens, Certhilauda albescens, Certhilauda albescens albescens, Mirafra albescens, Mirafra nivosa
Lithuanian: Karuvinė kalendulauda
Dutch: Karooleeuwerik, Karoo-leeuwerik
Norwegian Nynorsk: Karoolerke
Norwegian: Karoolerke
Polish: afroskowronek śniady, szponiak sniady, Szponiak śniady
Portuguese: Cotovia do Karoo, cotovia-do-karoo
Russian: Карруский африканский жаворонок
Slovak: škovránok búrsky
Serbian: Ševa iz Karua
Swedish: Karroolärka
Ukrainian: Алондра каруська
Chinese: 红背歌百灵
Chinese (Traditional): 紅背歌百靈

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