Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Nightjars and Allies :: White-throated Nightjar

White-throated Nightjar Eurostopodus mystacalis

Described by: Temminck (1826)
Alternate common name(s): White-throated Eared-Nightjar
Old scientific name(s): Eurostopodus albogularis


Samsonvale, Queensland, Australia - Dec, 1995 © Tom Tarrant 
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E. Australia. New Caledonia. Solomon Is.
Three populations;
(1) E. Australia from Queensland (Cape York Peninsula and J. C. Slaughter Falls near Brisbane), e. New South Wales (Morton National Park in the spring) and e. Victoria.
Winters in e. New Guinea and Aru Is.
(2) Solomon Is. (Bougainville, Shortland Is., Rendova, Kulambangra and Santa Isabel).
(3) New Caledonia.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Tom Tarrant


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


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