Sand-colored Nighthawk

Chordeiles rupestris - Engoulevent sable

Engoulevent sable
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Caprimulgiformes

  • Family
    :

    Caprimulgidés

  • Genus
    :

    Chordeiles

  • Species
    :

    rupestris

Descriptor

Spix, 1825

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

Distribution

Description identification

Sand-colored Nighthawk (Chordeiles rupestris) is a species of bird in the Caprimulgidae family.

Subspecific information 2 subspecies

  • Chordeiles rupestris rupestris (Amazonia)
  • Chordeiles rupestris xyostictus (c Colombia)

Foreign names

  • Engoulevent sable,
  • Añapero blanco,
  • bacurau-da-praia,
  • Flussnachtschwalbe,
  • homoki estifecske,
  • Zandkleurige Nachtzwaluw,
  • Succiacapre sabbia,
  • sandfalknattskärra,
  • Sandnatthauk,
  • súmračník pieskový,
  • lelek pískobarvý,
  • Sandfarvet Nathøg,
  • särkkäkehrääjä,
  • enganyapastors pàl·lid,
  • lelczyk blady,
  • Песочный сумеречный козодой,
  • スナイロアメリカヨタカ,
  • 沙色夜鹰,
  • 沙夜鷹,

Voice song and cries

Engoulevent sable
adult

Habitat

Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

QRcode Engoulevent sable
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