Grey-backed sparrow-lark

photo by Alan Manson

Scientific classification

Order

Passeriformes

Family

Alaudidae

Subfamily

Eremopterix

Species

verticalis

Appearance

* Small bird with grey upper parts and black underparts
* Generally black head with prominent white cheeks
* Size: about 12 cm

Habitat

Dry open country with shrubs

Countries

Africa

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