Lesser Short-toed Lark

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Alternate name
Calandrella rufescens  Scientific name 
Passeriformes. Order
Alaudidae Family   
14cm Length
Grassland, shrubland & saltmarsh below 800m in:- Afghanistan, Algeria, Armenia, Austria, Bulgaria, Cyprus, England-vag, Egypt, Finland, France-vag, Georgia, Germany-vag, Gibraltar, Greece, India, Iran, Iraq, Ireland-vag, Israel, Italy-vag, Japan-vag, Kazakhstan. Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Malta, Mauritania, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Myanmar, Norway-vag, Oman, Pakistan, Portugal, Sicilia, South Korea-vag, [Spain:- Islas Canarias] Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tibet, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Western Sahara Habitat-Altitude-Range
2-3 fawn spotted eggs. Clutch
Seeds, invertebrates & larvae. Food
8111 World Number
Least Concern Status

Photo by Lennaert Steen all rights reserved

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Lesser Short-toed Lark Song in flight
(Calandrella rufescens polatzeki )
Stuart Fisher XC30161
05-03-2008, Spain

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