Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Nightjars and Allies :: Red-necked Nightjar

Red-necked Nightjar Caprimulgus ruficollis

Described by: Temminck (1820)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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Se. Europe and nw. Africa;
(1) Portugal (Pera Marsh, Lagoa dos Salgados, Algarve), s. Spain and Morocco.
(2) Algeria and Tunisia.
Ranges to the Atlantic Is. and w. Mediterranean region.
Winters s. of Sahara (Mauritania, Mali, Senegal, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Ghana and Nigeria).


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: ETI BioInformatics


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


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