(syn. Anthus Ϯ Tawny Pipit A. campestris) Gr. αγρος agros  field;
-δρομος -dromos  -runner  < τρεχω trekhō  to run; "AGRODROMA, Sw. (Anthus pars Auct.)  ...Legs pale, long, slender. Tarsus longer than the middle toe. Lateral toes equal, but the outer claw shorter than the inner. Colour brown: lark-like  ... rufescens. P. E. 661. f. 1.  bistrigata and Australis Part 5. No. 107, 108" (Swainson 1837).

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 19 January 2019).