Lark bunting


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(Zool.) a fringilline bird (Calamospiza melanocorys) found on the plains of the Western United States.

See also: Lark

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95 for Lark Bunting fledglings in a short-grass prairie system in eastern Colorado, which, when extrapolated to a pre-migration period of several weeks, is substantially lower than our estimate of survival for meadowlark fledglings in the Sandhills.
A total of 188 molting individuals of 10 molt-migrant species was captured; all species listed in Table 1 except the western kingbird and lark bunting.
Distances moved from the nest by pipit fledglings were slightly lower than those for Lark Bunting fledglings (Yackel Adams et al.
Something different goes on with sex appeal among lark buntings (Calamospiza melanocorys) in Colorado's Pawnee National Grassland, says Bruce Lyon of the University of California, Santa Cruz.
37 for lark buntings Calamospiza melanocorys; Yackel Adams et al.