Definition of Alaudidae
1. Noun. Larks.
Generic synonyms: Bird Family
Group relationships: Oscines, Passeres, Suborder Oscines, Suborder Passeres
Member holonyms: Lark, Alauda, Genus Alauda
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Alaudidae
Literary usage of Alaudidae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Cambridge Natural History by Sidney Frederick Harmer, Arthur Everett Shipley (1899)
"... behind it is smooth and generally compressed, except in the alaudidae, which, ... I. alaudidae.—The Larks inhabit the Palaearctic, Indian, and Ethiopian ..."
2. Manual of the Vertebrates of the Northern United States: Including the by David Starr Jordan (1878)
"... about one hundred species, mostly of the Old World, connecting the alaudidae with the Sylvi- ... nor the hind toe long and straight, as in alaudidae and ..."