Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Aves > Order: Passeriformes > Family: Alaudidae > Genus: Melanocorypha > Species: Melanocorypha bimaculata

Bimaculated Lark - Melanocorypha bimaculata (Ménétries, 1832)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
Protected by EU Birds Directive and 1 other international agreement
Natura 2000 species code A523

Distribution

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Vulnerable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Endangered
Extinct
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

The EU conservation status is assessed for species mentioned in the EU Habitats Directive annexes. The EU Habitats Directive does not cover this species.

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
CY4000010 Cyprus CHERSONISOS AKAMA Map
CY4000023 Cyprus ZONI EIDIKIS PROSTASIAS CHERSONISOS AKAMA Map

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Alouette monticole French Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Asiatisk kalanderlärka Swedish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Bergkalanderleeuwerik Dutch Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Bergkalanderlerche German Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Bimaculated Lark English Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Calandra asiatica Italian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Calandria Bimaculada Spanish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Calhandra-bimaculada Portuguese Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Hegyi kalandra Hungarian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Kalandra dwuplamista Polish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Kalandra horská Czech Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Ylänkökiuru Finnish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Synonym Author
Alauda bimaculata Ménétries, 1832
Melanocoryphya bimaculata

Other resources

EURing code:09620 European bird-ringing
EoL Encyclopedia of Life
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GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

Population distribution from "Birds in Europe" editions 1 and 2

These publications present a thorough and detailed review of the conservation status of European birds. Based on detailed breeding and wintering population data collected in each country, the report provides a review of the population sizes and trends of Species of European Conservation Concern.

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Country Biogeographic region Min / Max (Units) Period Status Quality Source Published
Armenia 30000/150000 (pairs) 1999-2002 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Azerbaijan 0/50 (pairs) 1996-2000 Breeding Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Georgia Present/Present (pairs) 2003 Breeding Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Turkey 1000000/2000000 (pairs) 2001 Breeding Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Source: BirdLife International

Population trends from "Birds in Europe" editions 1 and 2

These publications present a thorough and detailed review of the conservation status of European birds. Based on detailed breeding and wintering population data collected in each country, the report provides a review of the population sizes and trends of Species of European Conservation Concern.

4 items found, displaying all items.1
Country Biogeographic region Period Status Trend Quality Source Published
Armenia 1990-2000 Breeding Stable between 0% to 19% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Azerbaijan 1990-2000 Breeding Stable between 0% to 19% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Georgia 1990-2000 Breeding Unknown Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Turkey 1990-2000 Breeding Increasing between 0% to 19% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Source: BirdLife International

Reportnet deliveries

Files delivered through Reportnet with relevance to this species.

One item found.1
Released Coverage Envelope File
2010-12-10 Belgium Derogations Belgium 2007-2008 derogations2007_VL.xml
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