Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Nightjars and Allies :: Greater Antillean Nightjar

Greater Antillean Nightjar Caprimulgus cubanensis

Described by: Lawrence (1860)
Alternate common name(s): Cuban Nightjar, Antillean Nightjar
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Cuba - Feb, 2009 © Richard Stern 
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West Indies;
Two populations;
(1) Cuba.
(2) Isle of Pines and Cayo Coco.


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


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