Taxon profile


Rufous Short-toed Lark
Alaudala somalica Sharpe, 1895

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Alaudidae - larks »  genus Alaudala

Scientific synonyms

Calandrella somalica (Sharpe, 1895)

Other names

= Somali Short-toed Lark

Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Alaudala somalica megaensis (Benson, 1946)
subspecies Alaudala somalica perconfusa (White, 1960)
subspecies Alaudala somalica somalica Sharpe, 1895

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [8159]

Bird Life [] [as Calandrella somalica (Sharpe, 1895)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Alaudala somalica Sharpe, 1895]
Data retrieved on: 1 December 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Calandrella somalica (Sharpe, 1859)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Calandrella somalica]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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