Pink-billed Lark

The Pink-billed Lark is a species of lark in the Alaudidae family. It is found in Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa, and Zambia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland.

The Pink-billed Lark is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

The Pink-billed Lark has a reasonably extensive range in southern Africa, but is "shy and not easy to see" (Keith et al. 1992) in its short grass/fallow field habitat. In the high tablelands of the Transvaal, it sometimes occurs in flocks with the local and uncommon Botha's Lark Spizocorys fringillaris, a South Africa endemic. The two species are rather similar in appearance and the field guides & handbooks give contradictory marks (e.g. More

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The Pink-billed Lark (Spizocorys conirostris) is a species of lark in the Alaudidae family. It is found in Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa, and Zambia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland. References - * BirdLife International 2004. Spizocorys conirostris. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 24 July 2007. Stub icon This Alaudidae-related article is a stub. More

* Pink-billed Lark, Spizocorys conirostris * Botha's Lark, Spizocorys fringillaris * Sclater's Lark, Spizocorys sclateri * Obbia Lark, Spizocorys obbiensis * Masked Lark, Spizocorys personata * Genus: Eremalauda * Dunn's Lark, Eremalauda dunni * Stark's Lark, Eremalauda starki More

Pink-billed Lark The Pink-billed Lark (Spizocorys conirostris) is a species of lark in the Alaudidae family. It is found in Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa, and Zambia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland. See more at Wikipedia.org... More

Distribution of Pink-billed lark in southern Africa, based on statistical smoothing of the records from first SA Bird Atlas Project (© Animal Demography unit, University of Cape Town; smoothing by Birgit Erni and Francesca Little). Colours range from dark blue (most common) through to yellow (least common). See here for the latest distribution from the SABAP2. More

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Pink-billed Lark Spizocorys conirostris = Described by: Sundevall (1850) Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors Old scientific name(s): Calandrella conirostris Photographs No photographs are available for this species Range S. Africa; Three populations; (1) Namibia. W. Zambia. (2) Ne. Botswana. (3) Namibia and South Africa (nw. Cape Province). (4) W. Barotseland. (5) South Africa (w. More

Pink-billed Lark Canon 50D 400mm focal length 1/640 sec exposure F7.1 ISO 400 January 2010 Devon farmlands, Mpumulanga Adult Pink-billed Lark Canon 40D 400mm focal length December 2008 Benfontein Farm, Kimberley, Northern Cape Adult Experiences with species This was one of my target birds in Kimberley, but the guide was not confident that we'd find them. More

Pink-billed Lark can be numerous in winter, particularly on the burnt patches of grass. Desert Cisticola can be found in the short grass. The long grass houses Zitting Cisticola, Cloud Cisticola and Pale-crowned Cisticola. White-bellied Korhaan, Blue Korhaan and Black-bellied Bustard occur throughout the reserve and Denham's Bustard is often seen. It is worth looking out for these birds on the drive from the national road to the reserve. More

Pink-billed Lark, South African Cliff-Swallow, Southern Pied Babbler and Sociable Weaver. In wet years Cape Longclaw and Melodious Lark move into the area. Habitat The area is characterised by sandy thornveld (Camelthorn Acacia erioloba and Umbrella Thorn Acacia tortilis trees) interspersed with grassy plains. In some parts the vegetation is heavily overgrazed. More

The Pink-billed Lark is a small bird (13 cm) and is a near endemic to southern Africa. It is also found in Angola and in western Zambia. It inhabits open short grassland and is found in pairs when breeding, or otherwise in flocks of up to 20. It eats seeds and insects. More

Pink-billed Lark Spizocorys conirostris Afrikaanse naam: Pinkbeklewerik Description: A Small lark with a short distinctive pinkish bill, with rich rufous-buff underparts which contrast with the white throat and unstreaked flanks and buff outer tail feathers. Status: Nomadic in the west, near endemic. Habitat: Short open grasslands, fallow fields and desert shrubs. More

Pink-billed Lark Spizocorys conirostris Botha's Lark Spizocorys fringillaris Sclater's Lark Spizocorys sclateri Stark's Lark Spizocorys starki Large-billed Lark Galerida magnirostris Thekla Lark Galerida theklae Chestnut-backed Sparrowlark Eremopterix leucotis Grey-backed Sparrowlark Eremopterix verticalis Black-eared Sparrowlark Eremopterix australis More

Pink-billed Lark Spizocorys conirostris WT000a WTO00b Settlers, South Africa; Jun 2001 (3) WT000c home family list next species back to lark list More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Alaudidae
Genus : Spizocorys
Species : conirostris
Authority : (Sundevall, 1850)
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