Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Larks :: Greater Hoopoe-Lark

Greater Hoopoe-Lark Alaemon alaudipes

Described by: Desfontaines (1789)
Alternate common name(s): Greater Hoopoe-lark, Bifasciated Lark, Hoopoe-lark, Hoopoe Lark, Large Desert Lark
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors

Photographs

Piste de Tagdilt, Morocco - Mar 16, 2004 © Alain Fossť  Piste de Tagdilt, Morocco - Mar 16, 2004 © Alain Fossť  Morocco - Jan, 1994 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Kutch, Gujarat, India - Nov 21, 2008 © Jugal Tiwari  Kutch, Gujarat, India - Nov 21, 2008 © Jugal Tiwari 
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Range

N. and Saharan Africa through the Middle East to India;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) Cape Verde Is.
(2) N. Africa (Sahara s. to sw. Mauritania, Senegambia, c. Mali, c. Niger, s. Chad, c. Sudan and nw. Somalia).
(3) C. Syria and e. Arabia and Iraq to Pakistan, and nw. India.
(4) Red Sea area in Ethiopia, Eritrea, and Djibouti.

Videos

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Sounds

No sounds are available for this species

References

Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.

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