Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Nightjars and Allies :: Little Nightjar

Little Nightjar Caprimulgus parvulus

Described by: Gould (1837)
Alternate common name(s): Santa Marta Nightjar
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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N. South America. Tropical South America s. of the Amazon; Two or three populations; (1) N. Colombia (Santa Marta Mountains), nw. and ce. Venezuela.
(2) E. of the Andes in e. Peru, e. Bolivia through Brazil (s. of the Amazon, Bahia (Chapada Diamantina)) s. in Paraguay, Uruguay and n. Argentina.


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


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