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Family: Calcariidae


Longspurs and Snow Buntings.


Calcariidae is a family in the order Passeriformes.
It was formerly included in the family Emberizidae.

Family Calcariidae viewedit

Genus Calcarius viewedit
C. lapponicus Lapland Longspur
C. ornatus Chestnut-collared Longspur
C. pictus Smith's Longspur

Genus Rhynchophanes viewedit
R. mccownii Thick-billed Longspur

Genus Plectrophenax viewedit
P. nivalis Snow Bunting
P. hyperboreus McKay's Bunting


This category has the following 3 subcategories, out of 3 total.