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Lesser Short-toed Lark
Alaudala rufescens (Vieillot, 1819)
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Alaudidae
Genus:
  Alaudala

Scientific:
  Alaudala rufescens

Citation:
  (Vieillot, 1819)

Reference:
  Tabl.Encyc.Meth.Orn. 1 p.322

Protonym:
  A[lauda] rufescens

Avibase ID:
  F8736B1065D2A130

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F8736B10

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 558985

Geographic range:

  • Alaudala rufescens rufescens: Tenerife I. (Canary Islands)
  • Alaudala rufescens minor: North Africa to n Sinai and s Turkey and e Iraq
  • Alaudala rufescens heinei: SE Russia n to Volga basin and sw Siberia; >Asia Minor
  • Alaudala rufescens apetzii: S Iberian Peninsula
  • Alaudala rufescens polatzeki: E Canary Islands (Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura and Lanzarote)
  • Alaudala rufescens nicolli: N Egypt (northern Nile Delta)
  • Alaudala rufescens pseudobaetica: Highlands of Armenia and sw shores of Caspian Sea
  • Alaudala rufescens [persica or aharonii]: S Iraq and Iran to se Afghanistan
  • Show more...
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Lesser Short-toed Lark
Czech:
  skřivánek menší
German:
  Stummellerche
Danish:
  Dværglærke
Spanish:
  Terrera Marismeña
Finnish:
  pikkukiuru
French:
  Alouette pispolette
Icelandic:
  Stúflævirki
Italian:
  Calandrina
Japanese:
  kohibari
Japanese:
  コヒバリ
Dutch:
  Kleine Kortteenleeuwerik
Norwegian:
  Flekkdverglerke
Polish:
  skowronczyk maly
Portuguese:
   Calhandrinha-das-marismas
Russian:
  Серый жаворонок
Slovak:
  škovránka malá
Swedish:
  Dvärglärka
Chinese:
  小短趾百灵


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella rufescens)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella rufescens)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella rufescens)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella rufescens)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella rufescens)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella rufescens)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Alaudala rufescens) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella rufescens) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella rufescens) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Alaudala rufescens) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Alaudala rufescens) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Alaudala rufescens) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Alaudala rufescens) [version 1]
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella rufescens)
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition, incl. Jan 2009 suppl.):
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella rufescens)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Alouette pispolette ( Calandrella rufescens) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella rufescens)
Clements 4th edition:
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella rufescens) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
   Lesser Short-toed Lark (Lesser) ( Calandrella rufescens [rufescens Group])
eBird version 1.53:
   Lesser Short-toed Lark (Lesser) ( Calandrella rufescens [rufescens Group])
eBird version 1.54:
   Lesser Short-toed Lark (Lesser) ( Calandrella rufescens [rufescens Group])
eBird version 1.55:
   Lesser Short-toed Lark (Lesser) ( Calandrella rufescens [rufescens Group])
eBird version 2015:
   Lesser Short-toed Lark (Lesser) ( Calandrella rufescens [rufescens Group])
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella rufescens)
Oriental Bird Club:
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella rufescens)
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella rufescens) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella rufescens) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Lesser Short-toed Lark ( Calandrella rufescens) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Calandrella rufescens [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Alaudala [rufescens or cheleensis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

Arabic: القبرة الصغيرة
Azerbaijani: Boz torağayı
Bulgarian: Сива чучулига
Catalan: Terrerola rogenca, Terrola de prat
Catalan (Balears): Terrola de prat
Czech: Skrivánek menší, skřivánek menší
Welsh: Ehedydd llwyd lleiaf
Danish: Dværglærke
German: Stummellerche, Stummel-Lerche
Greek: Μικρογαλιάντρα της Ερήμου, Στικτοτρασιηλούδα
Greek (Cypriot): Στικτοτρασιηλούδα
English: Common Short-toed Lark, Gray Lark, Grey Lark, Lesser Short-toed Lark, Lesser Short-toed Lark (Lesser), Rufous Short-toed Lark, Short-toed Lark
Spanish: Terrera Marismeña
Estonian: kõnnu-väikelõoke
Basque: Terrerola rogenca , Txoriandre pispoleta
Persian: چکاوک آسیایی
Finnish: Pikkukiuru
French: Alouette à tête rousse, Alouette pispolette
Irish: MionFhuiseog Ladharghearr
Galician: Calandriña das marismas, Terrerola rogenca
Hebrew: עפרונן גמד, עפרונן גמדי
Hungarian: csíkos szikipacsirta
Armenian: [Mokhraguyn Artuyt ], Մոխրագույն Արտույտ
Icelandic: Stúflævirki
Italian: Calandrina, Pispoletta
Japanese: kohibari, Ko-hibari, kohibari (rufescens guru-pu)
Japanese: コヒバリ, コヒバリ (rufescens グループ)
Japanese (Kanji): 小雲雀
Georgian: მცირე მოკლეთითა ტოროლა
Kazakh: Сұр бозторғай
Kazakh (Transliteration): sur boz-torğay
Korean: 북방쇠종다리
Latin: A[lauda] rufescens, Alaudala rufescens, Calandrella pispoletta, Calandrella rufescens, Calandrella rufescens [rufescens Group], Calandrella rufescens rufescens
Lithuanian: Pilkasis trumpapirštis vieversys, Pilkasis vieversys
Latvian: mazais cīrulis
Mongolian: Орог бор бялзуумар, Орог жиргэмэл
Mongolian (Transliteration): orog bor byalzuumar, orog jireg mel
Maltese: Bilbla Sekonda
Dutch: Kleine kortteen leeuwerik, Kleine Kortteenleeuwerik, Kleine Kortteenleeuwerik (rufescens groep)
Norwegian: Flekkdverglerke
Polish: skowronczyk maly, Skowrończyk mały, Skowronek karłowaty
Pinyin: xiǎo duǎn-zhǐ bǎi-líng
Portuguese: Calhandrinha-das-marismas, calhandrinha das marismas
Romansh: lodola da la detta curta nanina
Romanian: Ciocârlie mică
Russian: Жаворонок серый, Серый жаворонок, Серый малый жаворонок
Sindhi: ؿپبيٻ ٽ ؿًټ ) وٓ يٍ ه ٤ىا (ٍ
Slovak: škovránka malá
Slovenian: mali škrjancek, mali škrjanček, mali škrjanec
Serbian: Španska ševa, Шпанска шева
Swedish: Dvärglärka
Turkish: Çorak Toygarı, çorak toygary, Küçük Kısa-Parmak Tarla Kuşu, Сұр бозторғай
Ukrainian: Жайворонок сірий , Сірий жайворонок
Chinese: 小沙百灵, 小短趾百灵
Chinese (Traditional): 小短趾百靈

 

         

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