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Starry Owlet-nightjar
05 22 002 Aegotheles tatei
Information
Common Name Spangled Owlet-nightjar
Range Papua New Guinea
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Class Aves
Order Caprimulgiformes
Family Aegothelidae
Genus Aegotheles
Species Aegotheles tatei
Conservation Status
DDSpecies
Data Deficient

The Starry owlet-nightjar (Aegotheles tatei), also known as the spangled owlet-nightjar, is a species of owlet-nightjar in the Aegothelidae family. It is endemic to Papua New Guinea. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests It is threatened by habitat loss.

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