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Mirafra  Horsfield, 1821
Taxonomic Serial No.: 557910

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2013   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyAlaudidae Vigors, 1825 – Larks  
                               GenusMirafra Horsfield, 1821  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Mirafra affinis Blyth, 1845  
                                  Species Mirafra africana A. Smith, 1836 – Rufous-naped Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra albicauda Reichenow, 1891 – White-tailed Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra angolensis Bocage, 1880 – Angola Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra apiata (Vieillot, 1816) – Clapper Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra ashi Colston, 1982 – Ash's Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra assamica Horsfield, 1840 – Bengal Bush Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra cantillans Blyth, 1845 – Singing Bush Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra cheniana A. Smith, 1843 – Melodious Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra collaris Sharpe, 1896 – Collared Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra cordofanica Strickland, 1852 – Kordofan Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra erythrocephala Salvadori & Giglioli, 1885  
                                  Species Mirafra erythroptera Blyth, 1845 – Indian Bush Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra fasciolata (Sundevall, 1850)  
                                  Species Mirafra gilletti Sharpe, 1895 – Gillett's Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra hova Hartlaub, 1860 – Madagascar Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra hypermetra (Reichenow, 1879) – Red-winged Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra javanica Horsfield, 1821 – Horsfield's Bush Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra microptera Hume, 1873  
                                  Species Mirafra passerina Gyldenstolpe, 1926 – Monotonous Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra pulpa Friedmann, 1930 – Friedmann's Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra rufa Lynes, 1920 – Rusty Bush Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra rufocinnamomea (Salvadori, 1865) – Flappet Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra somalica (Witherby, 1903) – Somali Lark 
                                  Species Mirafra williamsi Macdonald, 1956 – Williams's Lark 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Mirafra    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.02.04, website (version 04-Feb-11)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
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