Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Nightjars and Allies :: Common Poorwill
Common Poorwill Phalaenoptilus nuttallii
Described by: Audubon (1844)
Alternate common name(s): Poorwill
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeSw. Canada, w. United States and n. Mexico;
(1) Sw. Canada (s. interior British Columbia, se. Alberta, sw. Saskatchewan) and w. and wc. United States (Montana, sw. North Dakota, sw. Iowa and e. Kansas to nw. Oklahoma and c. Texas).
Winters s. to c. Mexico.
(2) W. California.
(3) Se. California and sw. Arizona.
(4) S. Baja.
(5) C. Mexico (Jalisco, Durango, Guanajuato, San Luis Potosi, Coahuila).
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Naturesongs.com
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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