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

Brown Nightjar Caprimulgus binotatus

Described by: Bonaparte (1850)
Alternate common name(s): Dusky Nightjar
Old scientific name(s): Veles binotatus


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Wc. Africa;
Fragmented distribution;
Liberia and s. Ghana to s. Cameroon, Gabon, sw. Central African Republic, nc. Zaire.


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


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