Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Aves > Order: Passeriformes > Family: Alaudidae > Genus: Chersophilus > Species: Chersophilus duponti

Dupont's Lark - Chersophilus duponti (Vieillot, 1820)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Vulnerable (IUCN)
Protected by EU Birds Directive and 2 other international agreements
Breeding habitats
  • heathland and shrub
  • sparsely vegetated land
Natura 2000 species code A430

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
ES0000017 Spain Cuenca de Gallocanta Map
ES0000021 Spain Secans de Mas de Melons-Alfés Map
ES0000046 Spain Cabo de Gata-Nijar Map
ES0000091 Spain ZEPA Humedales de La Mancha Map
ES0000094 Spain Parameras de Maranchón, hoz del Mesa y Aragoncillo Map
ES0000115 Spain HOCES DEL RÍO DURATÓN Map
ES0000118 Spain ARRIBES DEL DUERO Map
ES0000136 Spain Estepas de Belchite - El Planerón - La Lomaza Map
ES0000160 Spain Hoz del río Gritos y páramos de Las Valeras Map
ES0000161 Spain Laguna de El Hito Map
ES0000163 Spain Sierra de Altomira Map
ES0000180 Spain Estepas de Monegrillo y Pina Map
ES0000181 Spain La Retuerta y Saladas de Sástago Map
ES0000183 Spain El Basal, Las Menorcas y Llanos de Cardiel Map
ES0000203 Spain ALTOS DE BARAHONA Map
ES0000206 Spain CAÑONES DEL DUERO Map
ES0000255 Spain PÁRAMO DE LAYNA Map
ES0000263 Spain Llano de las Cabras Map
ES0000300 Spain Río Huerva y Las Planas Map
ES0000302 Spain Parameras de Blancas Map
ES0000303 Spain Desfiladeros del Río Martín Map
ES0000304 Spain Parameras de Campo Visiedo Map
ES0000305 Spain Parameras de Alfambra Map
ES0000306 Spain Río Guadalope - Maestrazgo Map
ES0000308 Spain Parameras de Pozondón Map
ES2430101 Spain Muelas del Jiloca: El Campo y La Torreta Map
ES4160008 Spain HOCES DEL RÍO RIAZA Map
ES2420114 Spain Saladas de Alcañiz Map
ES6110008 Spain Sierras de Gádor y Enix Map
ES5233006 Spain Puebla de San Miguel Map
ES5233035 Spain Arroyo Cerezo Map
ES2430032 Spain El Planerón Map
ES2430091 Spain Planas y Estepas de La Margen derecha del Ebro Map
ES2430090 Spain Dehesa de Rueda - Montolar Map
ES2200042 Spain Peñadil, Montecillo y Monterrey Map
ES0000389 Spain Rentos de Orchova y vertientes del Turia Map
ES4240017 Spain Parameras de Maranchón, hoz del Mesa y Aragoncillo Map
ES6320002 Spain Barranco del Nano Map
ES2420112 Spain Las Planetas-Claverías Map
ES2430082 Spain Monegros Map
ES4210011 Spain Saladares de Cordovilla y Agramón y laguna de Alboraj Map
ES2200037 Spain Bardenas Reales Map
ES2420124 Spain Muelas y Estrechos del Río Guadalope Map
ES0000390 Spain San Clemente Map
ES2430083 Spain Montes de Alfajarín - Saso de Osera Map
ES4160104 Spain HOCES DEL RÍO RIAZA Map
ES4190102 Spain CAÑONES DEL DUERO Map
ES2420133 Spain Loma de Centellas Map
ES2430153 Spain La Lomaza de Belchite Map
ES4240023 Spain Lagunas y parameras del Señorío de Molina Map
ES4170148 Spain ALTOS DE BARAHONA Map
ES4170120 Spain PÁRAMO DE LAYNA Map
ES2410075 Spain Basal de Ballobar y Balsalet de Don Juan Map
ES2430080 Spain El Castellar Map
ES2430106 Spain Los Romerales - Cerropozuelo Map
ES4150096 Spain ARRIBES DEL DUERO Map
ES4240007 Spain Sierra de Pela Map
ES0000448 Spain Hontanar-La Ferriza Map
ES5130040 Spain Secans de Mas de Melons-Alfés Map
ES0000489 Spain ZEPA Valle y salinas del Salado Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Allodola del Dupont Italian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Alondra de Dupont Spanish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Calhandra de Dupont Portuguese Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Dupont lerche German Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Dupont's Lark English Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Dupontlärka Swedish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Dupontlerche German EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Duponts Leeuwerik Dutch Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Duponts lærke Danish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Kaitanokkakiuru Finnish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Sirli de Dupont French Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Skowronek sierpodzioby Polish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
No synonyms available.

Other resources

Bird action plan
CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
EBCC Atlas of breeding birds European Bird Census Council's Atlas of Breeding Birds
EURing code:09590 European bird-ringing
EoL Encyclopedia of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
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.

2 items found, displaying all items.1
Country Biogeographic region Min / Max (Units) Period Status Quality Source Published
Spain 13000/15000 (pairs) 1988 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Spain 13000/15000 (pairs) - Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
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.

2 items found, displaying all items.1
Country Biogeographic region Period Status Trend Quality Source Published
Spain 1990-2000 Breeding Decreasing between 0% to 19% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Spain 1970-1990 Breeding Small decrease of 20-49% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Source: BirdLife International
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