Chestnut-backed Sparrow-Lark

photo by Alan Manson

Scientific classification

Order

Passeriformes

Family

Alaudidae

Subfamily

Eremopterix

Species

leucotis

Appearance

* Small bird with chestnut colored upperparts and black underparts
* Black head with large white ear patches and a thick grey bill
* Size: about 13 cm

Habitat

Open dry areas

Countries

Africa

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