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Sykes's Nightjar
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Male
Information
Common Name Sindh Nightjar
Range South Asia
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Caprimulgiformes
Family Caprimulgidae
Genus Caprimulgus
Species Caprimulgus mahrattensis
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Sykes's nightjar or Sindh nightjar (Caprimulgus mahrattensis), is a species of nightjar found in South Asia.

The name commemorates Colonel William Henry Sykes, who served with the British military in India.

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