Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Owlet-Nightjars :: Wallace's Owlet-Nightjar

Wallace's Owlet-Nightjar Aegotheles wallacii

Described by: Gray, G. R. (1859)
Alternate common name(s): White-spotted Owlet-Nightjar
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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New Guinea and Aru Is.;
Highly fragmented and scattered populations;
(1) W. New Guinea (Vogelkop and long the s. slope of the Central Ranges e. to Karimui, and Aru Is.
(2) Wc. New Guinea (Weyland Mountains).
(3) N. Coastal Range of New Guinea (Mt. Menawa and Mt. Turu).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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