Family Nightjars (Caprimulgidae) | the Internet Bird Collection

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Common name Scientific name Videos Photos Sounds Status
Spotted Nightjar Eurostopodus argus 3 3
LC
White-throated Nightjar Eurostopodus mystacalis 5 1
LC
Solomons Nightjar Eurostopodus nigripennis
VU
New Caledonian Nightjar Eurostopodus exul
CR(PE)
Heinrich's Nightjar Eurostopodus diabolicus 11 21
VU
Archbold's Nightjar Eurostopodus archboldi
LC
Papuan Nightjar Eurostopodus papuensis 3
LC
Great Eared-nightjar Lyncornis macrotis 12 6 3
LC
Malay Eared-nightjar Lyncornis temminckii 2
LC
Collared Nightjar Gactornis enarratus 7 25
LC
Nacunda Nighthawk Chordeiles nacunda 18 21 1
LC
Least Nighthawk Chordeiles pusillus 1 10 1
LC
Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor 22 32 1
LC
Antillean Nighthawk Chordeiles gundlachii 3 7 2
LC
Lesser Nighthawk Chordeiles acutipennis 22 54
LC
Sand-colored Nighthawk Chordeiles rupestris 11 21
LC
Short-tailed Nighthawk Lurocalis semitorquatus 1 8 7
LC
Rufous-bellied Nighthawk Lurocalis rufiventris 2 4 2
LC
Band-tailed Nighthawk Nyctiprogne leucopyga 3 9 2
LC
Bahian Nighthawk Nyctiprogne vielliardi 1 1
LC
Blackish Nightjar Nyctipolus nigrescens 20 30 1
LC
Pygmy Nightjar Nyctipolus hirundinaceus 5 9 1
LC
Tepui Nightjar Systellura roraimae
LC
Lesser Band-winged Nightjar Systellura decussata
LC
Greater Band-winged Nightjar Systellura longirostris 5 24 4
LC
Pauraque Nyctidromus albicollis 48 79 14
LC
Scrub Nightjar Nyctidromus anthonyi 1 9
LC
Sickle-winged Nightjar Eleothreptus anomalus 2 4
NT
White-winged Nightjar Eleothreptus candicans 2 10
EN
Swallow-tailed Nightjar Uropsalis segmentata 6 6
LC
Lyre-tailed Nightjar Uropsalis lyra 12 18 1
LC
Todd's Nightjar Setopagis heterura
LC
Little Nightjar Setopagis parvula 2 14 4
LC
Roraiman Nightjar Setopagis whitelyi 1
LC
Cayenne Nightjar Setopagis maculosa
DD
Ladder-tailed Nightjar Hydropsalis climacocerca 10 18
LC
Scissor-tailed Nightjar Hydropsalis torquata 7 23 1
LC
White-tailed Nightjar Hydropsalis cayennensis 5 15 1
LC
Spot-tailed Nightjar Hydropsalis maculicaudus 4 3 1
LC
Long-trained Nightjar Macropsalis forcipata 6 8
LC
Jamaican Poorwill Siphonorhis americana
CR(PE)
Least Poorwill Siphonorhis brewsteri 2
NT
Choco Poorwill Nyctiphrynus rosenbergi 1 1
NT
Eared Poorwill Nyctiphrynus mcleodii 1
LC
Yucatan Poorwill Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus 2
LC
Ocellated Poorwill Nyctiphrynus ocellatus 4 9 2
LC
Common Poorwill Phalaenoptilus nuttallii 3 5 1
LC
Eastern Whip-poor-will Antrostomus vociferus 2 5 1
NT
Mexican Whip-poor-will Antrostomus arizonae 2 2
LC
Puerto Rican Nightjar Antrostomus noctitherus 1 7 1
EN
Dusky Nightjar Antrostomus saturatus 5 2
LC
Buff-collared Nightjar Antrostomus ridgwayi 1 6
LC
Tawny-collared Nightjar Antrostomus salvini 1
LC
Yucatan Nightjar Antrostomus badius 1 1
LC
Silky-tailed Nightjar Antrostomus sericocaudatus 1 4 3
LC
Chuck-will's-widow Antrostomus carolinensis 2 6 4
NT
Rufous Nightjar Antrostomus rufus 1 6 3
LC
Cuban Nightjar Antrostomus cubanensis 3 11
LC
Hispaniolan Nightjar Antrostomus ekmani 1 1
LC
Red-necked Nightjar Caprimulgus ruficollis 11 22 1
LC
Jungle Nightjar Caprimulgus indicus 4 21 1
LC
Grey Nightjar Caprimulgus jotaka 1 6 2
LC
Palau Nightjar Caprimulgus phalaena 1 1
NT
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus 15 83 12
LC
Sombre Nightjar Caprimulgus fraenatus 1 1
LC
Rufous-cheeked Nightjar Caprimulgus rufigena 4
LC
Egyptian Nightjar Caprimulgus aegyptius 1 8
LC
Sykes’s Nightjar Caprimulgus mahrattensis 4 26 1
LC
Vaurie's Nightjar Caprimulgus centralasicus
DD
Nubian Nightjar Caprimulgus nubicus 2 4
LC
Golden Nightjar Caprimulgus eximius 6 1
LC
Jerdon's Nightjar Caprimulgus atripennis 3 6 2
LC
Large-tailed Nightjar Caprimulgus macrurus 19 42 8
LC
Mees's Nightjar Caprimulgus meesi 1 7
LC
Andaman Nightjar Caprimulgus andamanicus 1 2 2
LC
Philippine Nightjar Caprimulgus manillensis 4 6 2
LC
Sulawesi Nightjar Caprimulgus celebensis 2 1 1
LC
Bonaparte's Nightjar Caprimulgus concretus 1 2
VU
Salvadori's Nightjar Caprimulgus pulchellus 3 1
NT
Donaldson-Smith's Nightjar Caprimulgus donaldsoni 3 6
LC
Fiery-necked Nightjar Caprimulgus pectoralis 5 19 3
LC
Montane Nightjar Caprimulgus poliocephalus 2 12 1
LC
Indian Nightjar Caprimulgus asiaticus 4 25 1
LC
Madagascar Nightjar Caprimulgus madagascariensis 3 16 1
LC
Swamp Nightjar Caprimulgus natalensis 1 2
LC
Nechisar Nightjar Caprimulgus solala
VU
Plain Nightjar Caprimulgus inornatus 4 5
LC
Star-spotted Nightjar Caprimulgus stellatus 4
LC
Savanna Nightjar Caprimulgus affinis 12 40 5
LC
Freckled Nightjar Caprimulgus tristigma 4 4 1
LC
Prigogine's Nightjar Caprimulgus prigoginei
EN
Bates's Nightjar Caprimulgus batesi
LC
Long-tailed Nightjar Caprimulgus climacurus 12 29 3
LC
Slender-tailed Nightjar Caprimulgus clarus 12 26
LC
Mozambique Nightjar Caprimulgus fossii 8 19 1
LC
Standard-winged Nightjar Caprimulgus longipennis 3 17
LC
Pennant-winged Nightjar Caprimulgus vexillarius 9 14
LC
Brown Nightjar Veles binotatus 2 2 2
LC

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