- Melanocorypha bimaculata
- Streaked grey above
- White below
- Two small black patches on the breast sides
- White supercilium
- Short broad grey brown wings
- Short white tipped tail
Two subspecies, rufescens and torquata are not recognised by all authorities
Stony semi-desert and higher altitude cultivation. Desert farmland and grassland.
Its nest is on the ground, with 3-4 eggs being laid.
The diet includes seeds and insects, the latter especially in the breeding season.
- Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2017. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: v2017, with updates to August 2017. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
- BF Member observations
- BirdForum Opus contributors. (2021) Bimaculated Lark. In: BirdForum, the forum for wild birds and birding. Retrieved 27 January 2021 from https://www.birdforum.net/wiki/Bimaculated_Lark