Eremophila alpestris

IOC Classification: DomainEukaryota • RegnumAnimalia • PhylumChordata • SubphylumVertebrata • InfraphylumGnathostomata • SuperclassisTetrapoda • ClassisAves • SuperordoNeognathae • OrdoPasseriformes • SubordoPasseri • SuperfamiliaSylvioidea • FamiliaAlaudidae • GenusEremophila (bird) • Species: Eremophila alpestris (Linnaeus, 1758)
English: Shore Lark · български: Ушата чучулига · čeština: Skřivan ouškatý · dansk: Bjerglærke · Deutsch: Ohrenlerche · American: Horned Lark · suomi: Tunturikiuru · français: Alouette hausse-col · magyar: Havasi fülespacsirta · 日本語: ハマヒバリ · lietuvių: Raguotasis vieversys · Nederlands: Strandleeuwerik · norsk nynorsk: Fjellerke · norsk bokmål: Fjellerke · polski: Górniczek · svenska: Berglärka ·

IUCN: Eremophila alpestris (Linnaeus, 1758) (Least Concern)

Black-masked Eurasian subspeciesEdit

Black on cheeks joining black breast band. Several subspecies, high mountains of SE Europe east to central Asia.

Light-masked Eurasian subspeciesEdit

Black on cheeks not joining black breast band. Arctic Eurasia (flava, brandti), Atlas Mountains (atlas).

North American subspeciesEdit

Black on cheeks not joining black breast band. Several subspecies, throughout North America.

Illustrations & historical imagesEdit

Subspecies and locations not specified unless stated

Last modified on 28 December 2013, at 01:40