Golden Nightjar

Caprimulgus eximius - Engoulevent doré

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Caprimulgiformes

  • Family
    :

    Caprimulgidés

  • Genus
    :

    Caprimulgus

  • Species
    :

    eximius

Descriptor

Temminck, 1826

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 25 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    :
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Golden Nightjar (Caprimulgus eximius) is a species of bird in the Caprimulgidae family.

Subspecific information 2 subspecies

  • Caprimulgus eximius eximius (w and c Sudan)
  • Caprimulgus eximius simplicior (s Mauritania to n Cameroon)

Foreign names

  • Engoulevent doré,
  • Chotacabras Dorado,
  • Noitibó-dourado,
  • Prachtnachtschwalbe,
  • pompás lappantyú,
  • Goudgele Nachtzwaluw,
  • Succiacapre dorato,
  • Guldnattskärra,
  • Gullnattravn,
  • lelek zlatý,
  • lelek zlatý,
  • Gylden Natravn,
  • kultakehrääjä,
  • enganyapastors daurat,
  • Dulfari,
  • lelek złocisty,
  • zlata podhujka,
  • Великолепный козодой,
  • キンイロヨタカ,
  • 金夜鹰,
  • 金夜鷹,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Desert : Hot

Geographic range

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