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Long-trained Nightjar
05 36 088 Macropsalis forcipata flying m
Male
Information
Range north-eastern Argentina and south-eastern Brazil.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Caprimulgiformes
Family Caprimulgidae
Genus Macropsalis
Species Macropsalis forcipata
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Long-trained nightjar (Macropsalis forcipata), is a species of nightjar in the Caprimulgidae family. It is monotypic within the genus Macropsalis. It is found in forests, mainly in highlands, in north-eastern Argentina and south-eastern Brazil.

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