Kordofan lark

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Kordofan Lark
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Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Alaudidae
Genus: Mirafra
Species: M. cordofanica
Binomial name
Mirafra cordofanica
Strickland, 1850

The Kordofan Lark (Mirafra cordofanica) is a species of lark in the Alaudidae family.

Range[edit]

The Kordofan Lark has a range that is quite large spanning seven African nations; Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, and Sudan. Its global Extent of Occurrence is estimated at 1,900,000 km2.[2]

Habitat[edit]

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry shrubland and subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland.

References[edit]

  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Mirafra cordofanica". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
  2. ^ Compilers Stuart Butchart, Jonathan Ekstrom (2008). "Kordofan Lark - BirdLife Species Factsheet". Evaluators: Jeremy Bird, Stuart Butchart. BirdLife International . Retrieved May 11, 2009.