Taxon profile


Galerida Boie, 1828

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

Scientific synonyms

Calendula Swainson, 1837

Included taxa

Number of records: 8

species Galerida cristata (Linnaeus, 1758) - Crested Lark

Galerida cristata

species Galerida deva (Sykes, 1832) - Tawny Lark
species Galerida macrorhyncha Tristram, 1859 - Maghreb Lark
species Galerida magnirostris (Stephens, 1826) - Thick-billed Lark
species Galerida malabarica (Scopoli, 1786) - Malabar Lark
species Galerida modesta Heuglin, 1864 - Sun Lark
species Galerida theklae A. E. Brehm, 1857 - Thekla Lark

Galerida theklae

Fossil taxa

species Galerida pannonica Kessler, 2013

Links and literature

EN F. Gill, D. Donsker & P. Rasmussen (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Galerida Boie, F, 1828]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021

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