French: Engoulevent de Prigogine German: Prigoginenachtschwalbe Spanish: Chotacabras de Prigogine
Other common names: Itombwe Nightjar
Malenge, Itombwe, Kivu Province, DRCongo.
Known only from a single female specimen. Monotypic.
19 cm. Known only from a single specimen, a female. Upperparts and wing-coverts brown, speckled and spotted dark brown, tawny and buff, no nuchal collar; breast brown spotted... read more
Unknown, though probably a forest species. The single specimen is from 1280 m.
Food and feeding
Probably feeds on insects. Foraging methods unknown.
Status and conservation
ENDANGERED. Restricted-range species: present in Albertine Rift Mountains EBA. Currently known only from type specimen, a female, taken at Malenge, Itombwe, in Kivu Province... read more
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