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

Roraiman Nightjar Caprimulgus whitelyi

Described by: Salvin (1885)
Alternate common name(s): Roraima Nightjar
Old scientific name(s): Caprimulgus whiteleyi, Caprimulgus whiteleyi


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Se. Venezuela;
Fragmented distribution;
Restricted range;
Se. Venezuela in se. Bolivar on Cerros Roraima, Jaua, Urutani, Duida and Ptari-Tepui. May also occur in adjacent areas of Guyana and n. Brazil.


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


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