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Alauda Linnaeus 1758 (perching bird)

Reptilia - Passeriformes - Alaudidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 124183

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Parent taxon: Alaudidae according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Calandrella, Eremophila, Eremopterix, Galerida, Lullula, Melanocorypha, Mirafra

Subtaxa: Alauda arvensis, Alauda gypsorum, Alauda leucoptera, Alauda major

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Ecology: volant insectivore-granivore