LARKS

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Birds with Bold Links have stamps issued
(C)-Clements; (7)-Roberts 7; (6)-Roberts 6; (H)-Howard & Moore 2

(A lot of birds, but not many stamps !)

Name

Clements

Roberts
6 / 7

H & M 2

Scientific

Monotonous Lark 122.0010 493 / 710 116-4 Mirafra passerina
Melodious Lark
Latakoo Lark (C)
122.0040 492 / 711 116-6 Mirafra cheniana
Rufous-naped Lark 122.0140 494 / 712 116-11 Mirafra africana
Flappet Lark 122.0150 496 / 713 116-16 Mirafra rufocinnamomea
Eastern Clapper Lark (7)Clapper Lark 122.0166 495.1 / 714 116-17(3) Mirafra apiata
Mirafra fasciolata (7)
Cape Clapper Lark (7) Clapper Lark 122.0167 495.3 / 715 116-17(4) Mirafra apiata
Fawn-coloured Lark 122.0200 497 / 718 116-18 Mirafra africanoides
Sabota Lark 122.0250 498 / 717 116-25 Mirafra sabota
Dusky Lark 122.0270 505 / 723 116-35 Pinarocorys nigricans
Rudd's Lark 122.0300 499 / 716 116-27 Heteromirafra ruddi
Cape Long-billed Lark (7)
 Cape Lark (c)
Long-billed Lark (6) (H)
122.0310 500.1 / 726 116-30(4) Certhilauda curvirostris
Certhilauda [c.] curvirostris (7)
Agulhas Long-billed Lark (7)
Agulhas Lark (c)
Long-billed Lark (6) (H)
122.0320 500.2 / 727 116-30(9) Certhilauda curvirostris
Certhilauda brevirostris (7) (c)
Eastern Long-billed Lark (7) (c)
Long-billed Lark (6) (H)
122.0330 500.3 / 728 116-30(5) Certhilauda curvirostris
Certhilauda semitorquata (7) (c)
Karoo Long-billed Lark (7) (c)
Long-billed Lark (6) (H)
122.0340 500.4 / 729 116-30(3) Certhilauda curvirostris
Certhilauda subcoronata (7) (c)
Benguela Long-billed Lark (7)
Benguela Lark (c)
Long-billed Lark (6) (H)
122.0350 500.5 / 730 116-30 Certhilauda curvirostris
Certhilauda benguelensis (7) (c)
Short-clawed Lark 122.0360 501 / 731 116-31 Certhilauda chuana
Mirafra chuana
Dune Lark 122.0370 503 / 722 116-33 Calendulauda erythrochlamys or
Mirafra erythochlamys
Karoo Lark 122.0380 502 / 720 116-32 Calendulauda albescens
mirafra albescens
Barlow's Lark
Dune Lark (H)
122.0390 502.1 / 721 116-33(3) Calendulauda barlowi
Certhilauda [e.] barlowi (7)
Certhilauda erethrochamys (barlowi) (H)
Red Lark
Ferruginous Lark (c)
122.0400 504 / 719 116-34 Calendulauda burra
mirafra burra
Spike-heeled Lark 122.0410 506 / 725 116-37 Chersomanes albofasciata
Black-eared Sparrow-Lark
Black-eared Finchlark (6)
122.0420 517 / 732 116-77 Eremopterix australis
Chestnut-backed Sparrow-Lark Chestnut-backed Finchlark (6) 122.0430 515 / 733 116-78 Eremopterix leucotis
Grey-backed Sparrow-Lark
Grey-backed Finchlark (6)
122.0450 516 / 734 116-80 Eremopterix verticalis
Gray's Lark 122.0520 514 / 724 116-50 Ammomanopsis grayi (7) Ammomanes grayi
Bimaculated Lark 122.0570 513 / ( ) 116-42 Melanocorphyra bimaculata
Red-capped Lark 122.0660 507 / 735 116-53 Calandrella cinerea
Pink-billed Lark 122.0700 508 / 737 116-60 Spizocorys conirostris
Botha's Lark 122.0710 509 / 738 116-64 Spizocorys fringillaris
Botha fringillaris (H)
Sclater's Lark 122.0720 510 / 739 116-61 Spizocorys sclateri
Stark's Lark 122.0760 511 / 736 116-60 Eremalauda starki
Large-billed Lark (7) (H)Long-billed Lark (c)
Thick-billed Lark (6)
122.0830 512 / 740 116-73 Galerida magnirostris
Calendula magnirotris (H)