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Band-winged or Tschudi's Nightjar

Systellura [longirostris or decussata] (= Systellura longirostris) (Bonaparte, CLJL 1825)

The band-winged nightjar or greater band-winged nightjar is a species of nightjar in the family Caprimulgidae. It is widespread in South America, where it is found in the Andes, Venezuelan Coastal Range, Santa Marta Mountains, Tepuis, most of Chile, Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay and eastern Brazil. It occurs in a wide range of habitats, from the edge of humid montane forest to shrubby semi-deserts and urban rooftops. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Caprimulgiformes
Family:
  Caprimulgidae
Genus:
   Systellura
Scientific:
  Systellura longirostris


Original description

Citation:
  (Bonaparte, CLJL 1825)

Reference:
   J. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 4, pt. 2 p.384

Protonym:
  Caprimulgus longirostris

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/79352#page/398/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  28F08521923CAE5C

Avibase ID:
  avibase-28F08521

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/28F08521


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 555557

Geographic range:

  • Systellura longirostris [longirostris or pedrolimai]: SE Brazil to Paraguay, Uruguay and ne Argentina
  • Systellura longirostris atripunctata: Andes of Peru to Bolivia, nw Argentina and n Chile
  • Systellura longirostris bifasciata: Chile and western Argentina; southernmost populations are migratory, migrating to northern Argentina
  • Systellura longirostris patagonica: central and southern Argentina; southernmost populations are migratory, migrating to northeastern Argentina and Paraguay
  • Systellura longirostris roraimae: Tepuis of s Venezuela
  • Systellura longirostris mochaensis: Is. Mocha and Ascención, c Chile
  • Systellura decussata: Arid littoral of w Peru and extreme n Chile
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English:
Band-winged or Tschudi's Nightjar
French:
Engoulevent à miroir ou E. de Tschudi


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Band-winged or Tschudi's Nightjar ( Systellura [longirostris or decussata])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Band-winged Nightjar ( Caprimulgus longirostris) [version 2]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Band-winged Nightjar ( Caprimulgus longirostris) [version 2]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Band-winged Nightjar ( Systellura longirostris) [version 2]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Band-winged Nightjar ( Systellura longirostris) [version 2]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Band-winged Nightjar ( Systellura longirostris) [version 2]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Band-winged Nightjar ( Systellura longirostris) [version 2]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Band-winged Nightjar ( Systellura longirostris) [version 2]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Band-winged or Tschudi's Nightjar ( Systellura [longirostris or decussata])

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species (alt)

This taxon is a subspecies of Systellura [longirostris, decussata or ruficervix]

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Catalan: Enganyapastors alabarrat gran
Czech: Lelek dlouhozobý, lelek pruhokřídlý
Danish: Sydamerikansk Natravn
German: Spiegelnachtschwalbe, Spiegel-Nachtschwalbe
English: Band winged Nightjar, Band-winged Nightjar, Band-winged or Tschudi's Nightjar
Esperanto: Longbeka kaprimulgo
Spanish: Atajacaminos común, Atajacaminos ñañarca, Chotacabra Serrana, Chotacabras Coliblanco, Chotacabras Ñañarca, Dormilón Austral, Dormilón Patagónico, Gallina ciega, Gallina ciega del Norte, Guardacaminos Andino
Spanish (Argentine): Atajacaminos ñañarca
Spanish (Chile): Gallina ciega
Spanish (Colombia): Guardacaminos Andino
Spanish (Peru): Chotacabras de Ala Bandeada
Spanish (Paraguay): Atajacaminos ñañarca
Spanish (Uruguay): Dormilón Austral, Dormilón Patagónico
Spanish (Venezuela): Aguaitacamino Serrano
Estonian: välu-öösorr
Finnish: Pilvikehrääjä
French: Engoulevent à miroir, Engoulevent à miroir ou E. de Tschudi
Guarani: Yvyja'u
Hungarian: tükrös lappantyú
Italian: Succiacapre alibarrate, Succiacapre beccolungo
Japanese (romaji): hashinagayotaka
Japanese: ハシナガヨタカ
Scientific: Caprimulgus longirostris, Caprimulgus longirostris longirostris, Systellura [longirostris or decussata], Systellura longirostris, Systellura longirostris longirostris
Lithuanian: dryžasparnis lėlys
Dutch: Vleugelbandnachtzwaluw
Norwegian: Glennenattravn
Polish: lelek dlugodzioby, Lelek długodzioby
Portuguese: bacurau-da-telha, Bacurau-rupestre
Portuguese (Brazil): Bacurau-da-telha, bacurau-rupestre
Russian: Полосатокрылый козодой
Slovak: lelek zrkadlový
Swedish: Bandvingad nattskärra
Ukrainian: Дрімлюга довгодзьобий
Chinese: 斑翅夜鹰
Chinese (Traditional): 帶翅夜鷹

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