Pyrrhulauda frontalis.

Pyrrhulauda frontalis.

Pyrrhulauda frontalis Bonaparte, Consp. Av., i, p. 512 (1850). Type-locality: Africa.

The typical African form differs from our Indian bird in its paler, more sandy upper plumage, especially marked in the female. There are also other minor differences.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.3 1926.
Title in Book: 
Pyrrhulauda frontalis.
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1926
Page No: 
355
M_ID: 
21842
M_CN: 
Black-crowned Sparrow-Lark
M_SN: 
Eremopterix nigriceps
Volume: 
Vol. 3
id: 
4131

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