Greater Short-toed Lark

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Colouring Brown upper, whitish lower, dark patch on neck
Voice Chirruping
Feeds on Insects and seeds
Flight Bursts of wingbeats between glides
Nesting Ground
Social Small Flocks
Greater Short-toed Lark
Greater Short-toed Lark
Also Known As ..
Short-toed Lark
Page Last Updated 4/29/2018 1:02:00 PM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status Vulnerable
Order Passeriformes
Family Alaudidae
Species Calandrella brachydactyla
Category Larks
StdName Greater Short-toed Lark
Vital Statistics
Length 14 to 16 cms
Weight 25 to 25 gms
Wingspan 30 to 30 cms
Lifespan 1 to 5 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
Region NANNorth America
Country USNUnited States


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