The common nighthawk (Chordeiles minor) is a medium-sized crepuscular or nocturnal bird within the nightjar family, whose presence and identity are best revealed by its vocalization. Typically dark (grey, black and brown), displaying cryptic
Category : Nighthawk
Chordeiles is a New World genus of nighthawks in the family Caprimulgidae. It contains the following species: – Least nighthawk, Chordeiles pusillus – Sand-coloured nighthawk, Chordeiles rupestris – Common nighthawk, Chordeiles minor – Lesser
The lesser nighthawk (Chordeiles acutipennis) is a nightjar found throughout a large part of the Americas. The adults are dark with brown, grey and white patterning on the upperparts and breast; the long upperwings
The Antillean nighthawk (Chordeiles gundlachii) is a nightjar. The adults are dark with brown, grey and white patterning on the upperparts and breast; the long wings are black and show a white bar in
The short-tailed nighthawk (Lurocalis semitorquatus) is a species of nightjar in the family Caprimulgidae. It is found in Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama,
The rufous-bellied nighthawk (Lurocalis rufiventris) is a species of nightjar in the family Caprimulgidae. It is found in Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.