Species Details

@Imran Shah

Hume's Lark Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Calandrella acutirostris
Family : Alaudidae
Order : Passeriformes
Class : Aves
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : Rivers
Description : Hume's Short Toed Lurk are small light brownish birds with whitish grey underside. Their beak is small, triangular and brownish yellow, the upper beak being a bit darker. The feathers above their beak are prominently pale.
description written by:Zarin Tasnim,Department of Zoology, University of Dhaka;information source: Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh, Vol-26, iucnredlist.org;taxonomic checklist:P. M. Thompson and S. U. Chowdhury (2020). A checklist of birds of Bangladesh.Birds Bangladesh;photo credit: Imran Shah(www.inaturalist.org/people/Imran Shah),photo shared from iNaturalist, photo copyright reserved according to iNaturalist rules;Mike Nelsonmore information, please contact us.