(also calandra lark)
A large Eurasian lark with a stout bill and a black patch on each side of the neck.
- Genus Melanocorypha, family Alaudidae: two species, in particular M. calandra.
- However, no relationship was found between offspring sex ratio and male mating success in corn buntings Miliaria calandra or barn swallows Hirundo rustica.
- The Corn Bunting (Miliaria calandra) left has declined by 85% because of a severe reduction in areas of barley now sown, a crop which is a favoured site for nesting.
- For the Emberizinae, we used Voous for the position of Emberiza calandra, and the sister species E. schoeniclus and E. yessoensis were grouped based on information in Loskot.
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