- Madagascar Lark
Madagascar Lark Mirafra hova, with back facing the viewer, and head turning right showing profile. Conservation status Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves Order: Passeriformes Family: Alaudidae Genus: Mirafra Species: M. hova Binomial name Mirafra hova
The Madagascar Lark (Mirafra hova) is a species of lark endemic to Madagascar in the Alaudidae family.
Range and population
The range of the Madagascar Lark is large, with an estimated global Extent of Occurrence between 100,000 and 1,000,000 km2.
Its natural habitats are dry savanna and subtropical or tropical dry shrubland.
- BirdLife International (2008). Mirafra hova. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 11 May 2009. This database entry includes justification for why this species is of Least Concern.
- ^ a b Compilers: Stuart Butchart, Jonathan Ekstrom (2008). "Madagascar Lark - BirdLife Species Factsheet". Evaluators: Jeremy Bird, Stuart Butchart. BirdLife International . http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/species/index.html?action=SpcHTMDetails.asp&sid=8097&m=0. Retrieved May 11, 2009.
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