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Australasian bushlark

Binomial name: Mirafra javanica, Thomas Horsfield, 1821

Horsfield's bush lark or Australasian bushlark, (Mirafra javanica), inhabits grassland throughout most of Australia and much of Southeast Asia.

Identification

M. javanica is brown with grey streaks and mottling.

Range

M. javanica's range is very broad, with an estimated global extent of occurrence of 10, 000, 000 km2.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Passeriformes
Family
Alaudidae
Genus
Mirafra
Species
Mirafra javanica

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Distribution map of Australasian bushlark, Mirafra javanica in Thailand
  • Ban Phai District, Khon Kaen
  • Bang Pa In District, Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya
  • Bang Phra Non-hunting Area
  • Bang Pu Recreation Centre
  • Chiang Khong District, Chiang Rai
  • Chiang Saen District, Chiang Rai
  • Doi Inthanon National Park
  • Doi Lo District, Chiang Mai
  • Doi Pha Hom Pok National Park
  • Fang District, Chiang Mai
  • Huai Chorakhe Mak Reservoir Non-hunting Area
  • Huai Talat Reservoir Non-hunting Area
  • Kaeng Khoi District, Saraburi
  • Kamphaeng Saen District, Nakhon Pathom
  • Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park
  • Khao Yai National Park
  • Khlong Luang District, Pathum Thani
  • Mae Ai District, Chiang Mai
  • Mae Taeng District, Chiang Mai
  • Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai
  • Mueang Lamphun District, Lamphun
  • Mueang Nakhon Ratchasima District, Nakhon Ratchasima
  • Mueang Sukhothai District, Sukhothai
  • Mueang Tak District, Tak
  • Pa Sang District, Lamphun
  • Pak Chong District, Nakhon Ratchasima
  • Pak Phli District, Nakhon Nayok
  • Pak Thong Chai District, Nakhon Ratchasima
  • Phan District, Chiang Rai

Range map of Mirafra javanica in Thailand

Important note; our range maps are based on limited data we have collected. The data is not necessarily accurate or complete.

Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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