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Esta African Lark, Flappet Lark ?

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Old Sunday 18th October 2015, 17:57   #1
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Esta African Lark, Flappet Lark ?

This lark looks a bit drab compared to my other Flappet Larks... am I on wrong track ? Taken in Kenya, in August.
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Old Sunday 18th October 2015, 18:51   #2
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I think it is a Fischer's Sparrow-lark
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Old Monday 19th October 2015, 06:53   #3
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Thank you KGS.... But I honestly do not see it.... A juvenile ?
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Old Monday 19th October 2015, 11:02   #4
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Agree with Fischer's Sparrow Lark, can't comment on what plumage exactly.
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Old Wednesday 21st October 2015, 18:12   #5
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Apologies for a late thank you !
I was travelling...Fisher's Sparrow-Lark it will be...
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