Adult perched at night in evergreen forest

Adult perched at night in evergreen forest
Species: Barred Owlet-nightjar   Aegotheles bennettii
Subspecies: bennettii
Author: Carlos N. G. Bocos
Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Added to IBC: 16 Jul 2019 - 13:32
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Altitude (m): 
14 meters


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Birds of New Guinea
Including Bismarck Archipelago and Bougainville
All of the 943 species known to occur are covered, including the extraordinarily high total of 456 endemics, as well as 5 introduced species, 2 species yet to be formally described and a separate appendix with 75 vagrants. Subspecies are listed also to give a comprehensive overview of the remarkable regional avifauna.


Carlos N. G. Bocos, IBC1594749. Accessible at

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Carlos N. G. Bocos, IBC1594749. Photo of Barred Owlet-nightjar Aegotheles bennettii at Wasur National Park, New Guinea. Accessible at

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