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Oriental Skylark

Alauda gulgula Franklin, 1831

The Oriental Skylark (Alauda gulgula), also known as the Oriental Lark or Small Skylark, is a species of skylark found in the Indian Subcontinent and Southeast Asia. Like other skylarks, it is found in open grassland - often near waterbodies - where it feeds on seeds and insects. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Alaudidae
Genus:
  Alauda

Scientific:
  Alauda gulgula

Citation:
  Franklin, 1831

Reference:
  PZS Pt1 no.10 p.119

Protonym:
  Alauda Gulgula

Avibase ID:
  E988F1D549A6773D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E988F1D5

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 558493

Geographic range:

  • Alauda gulgula gulgula: E India to Sri Lanka and Indochina
  • Alauda gulgula inconspicua: Transcaspia to Turkmenistan, e Iran, Afghanistan and nw India
  • Alauda gulgula vernayi: e Himalayas and adjacent China (se Xizang and w Yunnan)
  • Alauda gulgula inopinata: Tibetan plateau, e Qinghai, Gansu and sw Inner Mongolia
  • Alauda gulgula weigoldi: E China (Shandong to s Shaanxi and c Sichuan)
  • Alauda gulgula lhamarum: Pamir Mts. and w Himalayas (Kashmir to n Punjab)
  • Alauda gulgula coelivox: SE and s China to n Vietnam; Hainan I.
  • Alauda gulgula wattersi: Taiwan and Philippine Islands
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English:
Oriental Skylark
Czech:
skřivan východní
German:
Orientfeldlerche
Danish:
Lille Sanglærke
Spanish:
Alondra Oriental
Finnish:
aasiankiuru
French:
Alouette gulgule
Icelandic:
Steflævirki
Italian:
Allodola orientale
Japanese:
taiwanhibari
Japanese:
タイワンヒバリ
Dutch:
Kleine Veldleeuwerik
Norwegian:
Orientlerke
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Orientlerke
Polish:
skowronek orientalny
Portuguese:
Laverca-oriental
Russian:
Индийский жаворонок
Slovak:
škovránok krátkochvostý
Swedish:
mindre sånglärka
Ukrainian:
Жайворонок індійський
Chinese:
小云雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Oriental Skylark ( Alauda gulgula) [version 1]
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 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 gulgule ( Alauda gulgula) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Alouette gulgule ( Alauda gulgula) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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eBird version 1.50:
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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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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 9.1:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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Oriental Bird Club:
Oriental Skylark ( Alauda gulgula) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Alauda gulgula [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Alauda gulgula [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Oriental Skylark ( Alauda gulgula) [version 1]
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:
Alauda gulgula [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Arabic: قبرة الحقول الصغيرة
Bengali: উদয়ী অভ্রভরত
Catalan: alosa oriental
Czech: Skrivan indický, skřivan východní
Danish: Lille Sanglærke
German: Kleine Feldlerche, KleineFeldlerche, Kleinfeldlerche, Orientfeldlerche
English: Eastern Sky Lark, Eastern Skylark, Indian Skylark, Lesser Sky Lark, Lesser Skylark, Oriental Lark, Oriental Sky Lark, Oriental Skylark, Small Sky Lark, Small Skylark
English (IOC): Oriental Skylark
Spanish: Alondra India, Alondra Oriental
Spanish (Spain): Alondra Oriental
Spanish (HBW): Alondra oriental
Estonian: kagu-põldlõoke
Persian: چکاوک آسمانی کوچک
Finnish: Aasiankiuru
French: Alouette des champs asiatique, Alouette des champs sud- asiatique, Alouette gulgule
Hebrew: זרעית קטנה, עפרוני שדה קטן
Hungarian: keleti pacsirta
Armenian: Հնդկական արտույտ
Icelandic: Steflævirki
Italian: Allodola nana, Allodola orientale
Japanese: taiwan hibari, taiwanhibari
Japanese: タイワンヒバリ
Japanese (Kanji): 台湾雲雀
Georgian: აღმოსავლური მინდვრის ტოროლა
Kazakh: Үнді бозторғайы
Scientific: Alauda gulgula, Alauda gulgula gulgula
Lithuanian: Mažasis vieversys, Rytinis vieversys
Latvian: austrumu cīrulis
Malayalam: വാനമ്പാടിക്കിളി
Dutch: Kleine veldleeuwerik
Norwegian Nynorsk: Orientlerke
Norwegian: Orientlerke, Turkestanlerke
Polish: skowronek orientalny
Pinyin: xiǎo ā-lè, xiǎo yún-què
Portuguese: Laverca-oriental
Portuguese (Portugal): Laverca-oriental
Russian: Жаворонок индийский, Жаворонок индийский - Малый полево..., Индийский жаворонок, Индийский жаворонок (малый полевой), малый полевой
Sindhi: ؿپبيٻ آ مٕبني ٽ ؿًټ
Slovak: Ékovránok krátkochvostý, škovránok krátkochvostý
Slovenian: orientalski škrjanec
Serbian: Istočna poljska ševa
Swedish: Mindre sånglärka
Tamil: சிறிய வானம்பாடி
Thai: นกจาบฝนเสียงใส, นกจาบฝนเสียงสวรรค์
Thai (Transliteration): nók càap-fŏn sĭaŋ-sa-wăn
Turkish: küçük tarlakuşu
Ukrainian: Жайворонок індійський
Vietnamese: Chim Sơn ca, Sơn ca
Chinese: 小云雀, 小阿勒, 小雲雀
Chinese (Traditional): 小阿勒, 小雲雀
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 小雲雀
Chinese (Taiwan): 小云雀

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