Species Details

@Syed Abbas (Birdwing,Bangladesh);

Sand Lark Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Alaudala raytal
Family : Alaudidae
Order : Passeriformes
Class : Aves
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : Rivers
Description : All subspecies of Sand Lark are dull brownish grey with faintly streaked upperparts and appears distinctly short-tailed with a fine bill and the bill length varies.It is greyer above with broad dark streaks on the upper plumage and breast.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by:Hajbun Tasnim Preety,Department of Zoology, University of Dhaka;information source: Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh, Vol-26, iucnredlist.org;Photo credit and copyright:Syed Abbas (Birdwing,Bangladesh);taxonomic checklist:P. M. Thompson and S. U. Chowdhury (2020). A checklist of birds of Bangladesh.Birds Bangladesh;bird song owner:Peter Boesman(www.xeno-canto.org/Peter Boesman), bird sound copyright reserved according to www.xeno-canto.org rules; more information, please contact us.