Alaudidae


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Alaudidae

[ə′lau̇·də‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The larks, a family of Oscine birds in the order Passeriformes.
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Se determino mayor cantidad de aves infectadas en dos familias de las once; Psittacidae con 20 individuos (20,83%), y Ramphastidae con 15 individuos (15,63%), es decir, que el 36,46% del total de animales infectados pertenecen a estas dos familias; las otras nueve familias presentan menor cantidad de individuos infestados asi, Cracidae (8 individuos.), Anatidae (7 individuos.), Ophistocomidae (7 individuos.), Alaudidae (7 individuos.), Rallidae (7 individuos), Icteridae (7 individuos.), Anhimidae (7 individuos.), Phoenicopteridae (6 individuos.), Burhinidae (5 individuos.), las cuales comprenden el 63,54%.
Alaudidae Galerida modesta Sun lark Eremopterix nigriceps Black-crowned sparrow lark Eremopterix leucotis Chestnut-backed sparrow lark Galerida cristata Crested lark 6.
Furthermore, our studies reveal that the long grass structure provides the habitat for a wide range of grassland bird species including grass warblers (Cisticola spp.) and larks (Alaudidae).
ossifragus Wilson, fish crow SW R Cyanocitta cristata (Linnaeus), I A blue jay Pica hudsonia (Linnaeus), black- I R billed magpie Family Alaudidae (larks) Eremophila alpestris (Linnaeus), I C horned lark Family Hirundinidae (swallows) Hirundo rustica Linnaeus, barn I A swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota I R Vieillot, cliff swallow Progne subis (Linnaeus), purple I C martin Riparia riparia (Linnaeus), bank I O swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis I O (Audubon), northern rough-winged swallow Tachycineta bicolor (Vieillot), I O tree swallow Family Paridae (titmice) Baeolophus bicolor Linnaeus, I C tufted titmouse Poecile atricapilla Linnaeus, N C black-capped chickadee P.