Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Nightjars and Allies :: Great Eared-Nightjar

Great Eared-Nightjar Eurostopodus macrotis

Described by: Vigors (1831)
Alternate common name(s): Great Eared Nightjar, Giant Eared-Nightjar, Greater Eared-Nightjar, Philippine Eared-Nightjar
Old scientific name(s): Lyncornis macrotis


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India. Se. Asia. Philippines. Sulawesi;
At least four populations;
(1) Ne. India (Assam), Burma to n. Malaysia, sw. China and Indochina.
(2) Sw. India.
(3) Simeulue Is.
(4) Sulawesi.
(5) Philippines (Luzon, Mindoro, Catanduanes, Marinduque, Samar, Leyte, Bohol, Dinagat, Siargao, Mindanao and Basilan).


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


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