Jerdon's Nightjar

Caprimulgus atripennis - Engoulevent de Jerdon

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Caprimulgiformes

  • Family
    :

    Caprimulgidés

  • Genus
    :

    Caprimulgus

  • Species
    :

    atripennis

Descriptor

Jerdon, 1845

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

Distribution

Description identification

Jerdon's Nightjar (Caprimulgus atripennis) is a species of bird in the Caprimulgidae family.

Subspecific information 2 subspecies

  • Caprimulgus atripennis atripennis (s India)
  • Caprimulgus atripennis aequabilis (Sri Lanka)

Foreign names

  • Engoulevent de Jerdon,
  • Chotacabras marajá,
  • noitibó-marajá,
  • Maharadschanachtschwalbe,
  • maharadzsa lappantyú,
  • Indische Nachtzwaluw,
  • Succiacapre di Jerdon,
  • jerdonnattskärra,
  • Yamanattravn,
  • lelek tmavokrídly,
  • lelek malovaný,
  • Ghatnatravn,
  • intianpyrstökehrääjä,
  • enganyapastors de Jerdon,
  • lelek ozdobny,
  • Шри-Ланкийский козодой,
  • インドオビロヨタカ,
  • 印度长尾夜鹰,
  • 則東氏夜鷹,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

QRcode Engoulevent de Jerdon
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