Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Larks :: Singing Bushlark

Singing Bushlark Mirafra cantillans

Described by: Blyth (1845)
Alternate common name(s): Singing Bush Lark, Western Singing Bushlark, African Singing Bushlark, Singing Lark
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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N. and e. sub-Saharan Africa, s. Arabia, and Indian subcontinent;
High fragmented distribution;
(1) Somalia, Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania.
(2) Sw. Mauritania, Senegambia, s. Mali, Burkina Faso, Benin, s. Niger, n. Nigeria, Cameroon, s. Chad, n. Central African Republic, s. Sudan, Ethiopia, Eritrea, w. Somalia, Uganda, Kenya, and ne. Tanzania.
(3) Sw. Arabia.
(4) N. and s. Pakistan, India, w. Nepal and se. Bangladesh.


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


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