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Spot-tailed Nightjar
Hydropsalis maculicaudus Spot-tailed Nightjar 0101 c Greg and Yvonne Dean WorldWildlifeImages com
Male
Information
Range Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela, and possibly Ecuador.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Caprimulgiformes
Family Caprimulgidae
Genus Hydropsalis
Species Hydropsalis maculicaudus
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Spot-tailed nightjar (Hydropsalis maculicaudus), is a species of nightjar in the Caprimulgidae family. It is found in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela, and possibly Ecuador.

Its natural habitats are dry savanna and subtropical or tropical seasonally wet or flooded lowland grassland.

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