Eared Poorwill

Nyctiphrynus mcleodii - Engoulevent aztèque

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Caprimulgiformes

  • Family
    :

    Caprimulgidés

  • Genus
    :

    Nyctiphrynus

  • Species
    :

    mcleodii

Descriptor

Brewster, 1888

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

Distribution

Description identification

Eared Poorwill (Nyctiphrynus mcleodii) is a species of bird in the Caprimulgidae family.

Subspecific information 2 subspecies

  • Nyctiphrynus mcleodii mcleodii (Chihuahua and s Sonora to Jalisco and Colima. w Mexico.)
  • Nyctiphrynus mcleodii rayi (Guerrero. wc Mexico.)

Foreign names

  • Engoulevent aztèque,
  • Chotacabras Prío,
  • Ohrennachtschwalbe,
  • füles lappantyú,
  • Mexicaanse Poorwill,
  • Succiacapre di McLeod,
  • Mexikansk nattskärra,
  • Dusknattravn,
  • lelek aztécky,
  • lelek mexický,
  • Mexicansk Poorwill,
  • meksikonkehrääjä,
  • enganyapastors asteca,
  • lelkowiec meksykański,
  • Ушастый козодой,
  • メキシコミミヨタカ,
  • 耳夜鹰,
  • 角夜鷹,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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