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Japanese Skylark

Alauda japonica Temminck & Schlegel, 1848

The Japanese Skylark (Alauda japonica) is a species of lark in the Alaudidae family. It is endemic to Japan. This species of bird is considered a delicacy to many regions of japan and is usually eaten with soy sauce. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Alaudidae
Genus:
  Alauda

Scientific:
  Alauda japonica

Citation:
  Temminck & Schlegel, 1848

Reference:
  FaunaJap.Aves[Siebold] p.87 pl.47

Protonym:
  Alauda japonica

Avibase ID:
  0F6AE02E3762C555

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/0F6AE02E

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 923072

Geographic range:

  • Alauda japonica japonica: Major islands in Japanese Archipelago; >Ryukyu Islands
  • Alauda japonica dulcivox: SE Russia to Yenisey basin and Afghanistan; >nw India
  • Alauda japonica kiborti: S Siberia to n Mongolia, Manchuria and Korea; >e China
  • Alauda japonica lonnbergi: Shantar and Sakhalin islands (Sea of Okhotsk); >Japan
  • Alauda japonica pekinensis: NE Siberia to Sea of Okhotsk, Kamchatka Pen. and Kuril Is.
  • Alauda japonica intermedia: SE Siberia to lower Amur River and ne Manchuria; >e China
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English:
Japanese Skylark
Czech:
skřivan japonský
German:
Feldlerche-japonica
Danish:
Japansk Sanglærke
French:
Alouette du Japon
Italian:
Allodola del Giappone
Japanese:
hibari
Japanese:
ヒバリ
Polish:
skowronek japonski
Russian:
Японский жаворонок
Slovak:
škovránok japonský
Chinese:
日本云雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Alouette du Japon ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Sky Lark (Asian) ( Alauda arvensis [japonica Group])
eBird version 1.52:
Sky Lark (Asian) ( Alauda arvensis [japonica Group])
eBird version 1.53:
Sky Lark (Asian) ( Alauda arvensis [japonica Group])
eBird version 1.54:
Sky Lark (Asian) ( Alauda arvensis [japonica Group])
eBird version 1.55:
Sky Lark (Asian) ( Alauda arvensis [japonica Group])
eBird version 2015:
Sky Lark (Asian) ( Alauda arvensis [japonica Group])
eBird version 2016:
Eurasian Skylark (Asian) ( Alauda arvensis [japonica Group])
eBird version 2017:
Eurasian Skylark (Asian) ( Alauda arvensis [japonica Group])
eBird version 2018:
Eurasian Skylark (Asian) ( Alauda arvensis [japonica Group])
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Japanese Skylark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Japanese Sky Lark ( Alauda japonica) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Alauda japonica [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Alauda [arvensis or japonica] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Czech: skřivan japonský
Danish: Japansk Sanglærke
German: Feldlerche [japonica Gruppe], Feldlerche-japonica
English: Eurasian Skylark (Asian), Japanese Sky Lark, Japanese Skylark, Sky Lark (Asian), Skylark
English (United Kingdom): Skylark (Asian)
English (IOC): Eurasian Skylark (Asian)
Spanish: Alondra Común (asiática)
Spanish (Spain): Alondra Común [Grupo japonica]
Spanish (HBW): Sky Lark (Asian)
Estonian: jaapani põldlõoke
Finnish: kiuru [alalaji japonica]
French: Alouette des champs (Asie), Alouette des champs [japonica], Alouette du Japon
Hebrew: זרעית השדה (מזרחית)
Hungarian: Mezei pacsirta (Azsiai)
Icelandic: Sönglævirki [japonica hópur]
Italian: Allodola del Giappone
Japanese: hibari, hibari (japonica guru-pu), nihon hibari
Japanese: ニホンヒバリ, ヒバリ, ヒバリ (japonica グループ)
Japanese (Kanji): 日本雲雀, 雲雀
Korean: 극동종다리
Korean (Transliteration): geuk-dong-jongdari
Scientific: Alauda arvensis [japonica Group], Alauda arvensis japonica, Alauda japonica
Lithuanian: Dirvinis vieversys [japonica grupė]
Dutch: Japanse Veldleeuwerik, Veldleeuwerik (Aziatische)
Norwegian: sanglerke (japonica gr.)
Polish: skowronek japonski, skowronek japoński
Pinyin: rìběn yún-què
Portuguese (Portugal): Laverca [grupo japonica]
Russian: Жаворонок японский, Японский жаворонок
Slovak: škovránok japonský
Slovenian: Poljski škrjanec [japonica]
Serbian: Poljska ševa [japonica grupa]
Swedish: sånglärka [japonica Group]
Turkish: Tarlakuşu [japonica Grubu]
Chinese: 日本云雀
Chinese (Traditional): 日本雲雀, 歐亞雲雀(japonica群)

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