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Eastern or Western Meadowlark

Sturnella [magna, neglecta or lilianae] (= Sturnella magna) (Linnaeus, 1758)




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Icteridae
Genus:
   Sturnella
Scientific:
  Sturnella magna


Original description

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.167

Protonym:
  A.[lauda] magna

Link:
  http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.542


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  EBBCB12E80084C9A

Avibase ID:
  avibase-EBBCB12E

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/EBBCB12E


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 179034

Geographic range:

  • Sturnella magna magna: S Ontario east to Quebec and south to n Texas and ne Georgia
  • Sturnella magna praticola: Llanos of e Colombia to s Venezuela and n Guyana
  • Sturnella magna monticola: Tepuis of s Venezuela (Mt. Roraima)
  • Sturnella magna argutula: SE Kansas and Oklahoma to e US (Carolinas to Florida)
  • Sturnella magna hoopesi: S Texas (Eagle Pass) to n Coahuila, Nuevo León and n Tamaulipas
  • Sturnella magna auropectoralis: Mexico (Durango and Sinaloa to Michoacán, México and n Puebla)
  • Sturnella magna saundersi: S Mexico (Oaxaca)
  • Sturnella magna alticola: Highlands of s Mexico (Guerrero, s Puebla, Veracruz) to Costa Rica
  • Sturnella magna mexicana: Caribbean slope of se Mexico (Veracruz and Tabasco to Chiapas)
  • Sturnella magna griscomi: SE Mexico (arid coastal n Yucatán Peninsula)
  • Sturnella magna inexspectata: Pine savanna of Belize, Petén of Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua
  • Sturnella magna subulata: Pacific slope of Panama
  • Sturnella magna meridionalis: E Andes of Colombia to Andes of nw Venezuela
  • Sturnella magna paralios: N Colombia and savannas of w Venezuela
  • Sturnella magna quinta: Suriname and ne Amazonian Brazil
  • Sturnella magna hippocrepis: Cuba and Isle of Pines
  • Sturnella lilianae: N Ariz. to e New Mexico, sw Texas, s Sonora and nw Chihuahua
  • Sturnella neglecta neglecta: SE British Columbia to n Baja, Texas and Gulf States
  • Sturnella neglecta confluenta: SW and central British Columbia to w Idaho and s California
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English:
Eastern or Western Meadowlark
German:
Wiesen-/Lerchenstärling
Spanish:
Pradero Occidental/Oriental
Spanish (Spain):
Pradero occidental/oriental
French:
Sturnelle des prés ou S. de l'Ouest
Hungarian:
Nyugati/Keleti réticsiröge
Icelandic:
Gresju-/stráklofi
Japanese (romaji):
nishimakibadori/higashimakibadori
Japanese:
ニシマキバドリ/ヒガシマキバドリ
Dutch:
Geelkaakweidespreeuw/Witkaakweidespreeuw
Norwegian:
prærielerketrupial/englerketrupial
Polish:
wojak żółtogardły/obrożny
Russian:
Западный/Большой луговой трупиал
Slovak:
lúčnik žltohrdlý/obojkový
Serbian:
Zapadna/istočna livadska ševa
Swedish:
västlig ängstrupial/östlig ängstrupial


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Eastern or Western Meadowlark ( Sturnella [magna, neglecta or lilianae])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Eastern or Western Meadowlark ( Sturnella [magna or neglecta])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Eastern or Western Meadowlark ( Sturnella [magna or neglecta])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Eastern or Western Meadowlark ( Sturnella [magna, neglecta or lilianae])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Eastern or Western Meadowlark ( Sturnella [magna, neglecta or lilianae])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Eastern or Western Meadowlark ( Sturnella [magna, neglecta or lilianae])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Eastern or Western Meadowlark ( Sturnella [magna, neglecta or lilianae])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Eastern or Western Meadowlark ( Sturnella [magna, neglecta or lilianae])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Eastern or Western Meadowlark ( Sturnella [magna, neglecta or lilianae])
eBird version 1.50:
meadowlark sp. ( Sturnella sp.)
eBird version 1.52:
meadowlark sp. ( Sturnella sp.)
eBird version 1.53:
Eastern/Western Meadowlark ( Sturnella megna/neglecta)
eBird version 1.54:
Eastern/Western Meadowlark ( Sturnella magna/neglecta)
eBird version 1.55:
Western/Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella neglecta/magna)
eBird version 2015:
Western/Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella neglecta/magna)
eBird version 2016:
Western/Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella neglecta/magna)
eBird version 2017:
Western/Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella neglecta/magna)
eBird version 2018:
Western/Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella neglecta/magna)
eBird version 2019:
Western/Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella neglecta/magna)
eBird version 2021:
Western/Eastern Meadowlark ( Sturnella neglecta/magna)

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Other synonyms


Czech: Vlhovec západní
Danish: Østlig Englærke
German: Lerchenstärling, Wiesen-/Lerchenstärling
English: Eastern or Western Meadowlark, Eastern/Western Meadowlark, Meadowlark, meadowlark sp., Western/Eastern Meadowlark
English, HBW: Western/Eastern Meadowlark
English (IOC): Western/Eastern Meadowlark
English (United States): Western/Eastern Meadowlark
Esperanto: Orienta sturnelo
Spanish: Chirlobirlo, Pradero Occidental/Oriental, pradero tortilla-con-chile, Pradero Tortillaconchile/del Oeste, Turpial Oriental, Zacatero Común
Spanish (Colombia): Chirlobirlo
Spanish (Costa Rica): Zacatero común
Spanish (Cuba): Sabanero
Spanish (Spain): Pradero occidental/oriental
Spanish (HBW): Western/Eastern Meadowlark
Spanish (Honduras): Cantor de pradera
Spanish (Mexico): pradero tortilla-con-chile, Pradero Tortillaconchile/del Oeste
Spanish (Nicaragua): Zacatero Común
Spanish (Venezuela): Perdigón
Estonian: lääne-niiduturpial
Finnish: Preeriaturpiaali
French: Sturnelle de l'Ouest ou S. des prés, Sturnelle des prés, Sturnelle des prés ou S. de l'Ouest
Hungarian: keleti réticsiröge, Nyugati/Keleti réticsiröge
Icelandic: Gresju-/stráklofi, Stráklofi
Italian: Sturnella allodola orientale
Japanese (romaji): nishimakibadori, nishimakibadori/higashimakibadori
Japanese: ニシマキバドリ, ニシマキバドリ/ヒガシマキバドリ
Scientific: Alauda magna, Sturnella [magna or neglecta], Sturnella [magna, neglecta or lilianae], Sturnella magna, Sturnella magna magna, Sturnella magna/neglecta, Sturnella megna/neglecta, Sturnella neglecta/magna, Sturnella sp.
Lithuanian: Didysis trupialas
Dutch: Geelkaakweidespreeuw/Witkaakweidespreeuw, Witkaakweidespreeuw
Norwegian: Englerketrupial, prærielerketrupial/englerketrupial
Polish: wojak obrozny, wojak obrożny, wojak żółtogardły/obrożny
Portuguese: Peito-amarelo-celouro
Portuguese (Brazil): pedro-celouro
Portuguese (Portugal): estornela-ocidental/estornela-oriental
Russian: Восточный луговой трупиал, Западный/Большой луговой трупиал
Slovak: lúcnik obojkový, lúčnik žltohrdlý/obojkový
Slovenian: vzhodni travniški škorčevec
Serbian: Zapadna/istočna livadska ševa
Swedish: Östlig ängstrupial, västlig ängstrupial/östlig ängstrupial
Turkish: Batılı/doğulu tarlasığırcığı, Tarla Sığırcığı
Ukrainian: Шпаркос східний
Chinese: 东草地鹨
Chinese (Traditional): 東方草地鷚

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