Genus MELANOCORYPHA

Melanocorypha Boie, Isis, 1828, col. 322. Type by sub. desig., Gray, 1840, M. tartarica Boie.

Calandra Lesson, Compl. Buffon, vol. viii, p. 120, 1837. Type by taut., Alauda calandra Linn. Not Calandra Fabricius, 1808.

Saxilauda Lesson, Compl. Buffon, vol. viii, p. 124, 1837. Type by orig, desig., Alauda tartarica Pallas.

Londra Sykes, P. Z. S., 1838, p. 114, Feb. 7, 1839. Type by orig, desig., Alauda calandra Linn.

Corydon Gloger, Hand- u. Hilfst., vol. i, p. 264, 1841; new name for Melanocorypha Boie; not Corydon Lesson, Man. d'Orn., vol. i, p. 177, 1828.

Calandrina Blyth, J. A. S. B., vol. xxiv, p. 265. 1855. Type by orig, desig., Alauda bimaculata Menetries.

Nigrilauda Bogdanow, Trans. Nat. Hist. Soc. Kasan (in Russian), vol. viii, p. 76, 1870. Type by orig, desig., Alauda nigra Forster.

Pallasia Homeyer, Jour, fur Orn., 1873, p. 190. Type by mon., Alauda mongolica Pallas.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds. Synonymy(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.7 1930.
Title in Book: 
Genus MELANOCORYPHA
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1930
Page No: 
272
M_ID: 
21595
M_SN: 
Melanocorypha
Volume: 
Vol. 7
Term name: 
id: 
7255

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