Lark bunting

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Related to Calamospiza melanocorys: Lark Bunting
(Zool.) a fringilline bird (Calamospiza melanocorys) found on the plains of the Western United States.

See also: Lark

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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.
(Ammodramus bairdii), lark bunting (Calamospiza melanocorys),
savannarum (Gmelin), I O grasshopper sparrow Calamospiza melanocorys Stejneger, I R lark bunting Calcarius lapponicus (Linnaeus), I O Lapland longspur C.
Birds that typically breed in grasslands (e.g., lark bunting, Calamospiza melanocorys, western meadowlark, Sturnella neglecta) were only considered to have nested at a site if we found a nest between rows of trees within a shelterbelt.
we included the ash-throated flycatcher (Myiarchus cinerascens), western kingbird (Tyrannus verticalis), warbling vireo (Vireo gilvus), Lucy's warbler (Oreothlypis luciae), western tanager (Piranga ludoviciana), chipping sparrow (Spizella passerina), lark sparrow (Chondestes grammacus), lark bunting (Calamospiza melanocorys), black-headed grosbeak (Pheucticus melanocephalus), lazuli bunting (Passerina amoena), Bullock's oriole (Icterus bullockii), and lesser goldfinch (Carduelis psaltria).