Horned Lark

Swallows and Larks

Horned Lark

Eremophila alpestris

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Swallows and Larks

Horned Lark

Daniel Fitzgerald

Horned Lark

Adults have tiny “horns” and a distinctive black, white and pale-yellow face pattern above a black collar.  The tails are mostly black underneath.  Juveniles have streaked breasts and lack most other distinguishing features.

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