Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Larks :: Karoo Lark
Karoo Lark Calendulauda albescens
Described by: Lafresnaye (1839)
Alternate common name(s): Red-backed Lark
Old scientific name(s): Certhilauda albescens
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(1) South Africa (sw. Cape Province from Cape Town to Berg River). Sw. Namibia?
(2) Coastal South Africa (Saldanha Bay to Port Nolloth).
(3) South Africa (Cape Province from Clanwilliam to Little Namaqualand).
(4) South Africa (Cape Province from Calvinia and Williston to Odtshoorn).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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