a finch, Calamospiza melanocorys, of the western U.S., the male of which is black with a large, white patch on each wing.
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How to use lark bunting in a sentence
Here we first saw and heard that captivating bird, the lark bunting, as will be fully set forth in the closing chapter.Birds of the Rockies | Leander Sylvester Keyser
The bird to which I refer is called the lark bunting in plain English, or, in scientific terms, Calamospiza melanocorys.Birds of the Rockies | Leander Sylvester Keyser
This is the snow-lark-bunting of Macgillivray, and a species of the genus Plectrophanes.Everyday Objects | W. H. Davenport Adams
The lark bunting is an uncommon winter visitant in Coahuila.Birds from Coahuila, Mexico | Emil K. Urban