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Large-tailed Nightjar (bimaculatus, syn. ambiguus)

Caprimulgus macrurus bimaculatus (ambiguus) (= Caprimulgus macrurus ambiguus) Hartert, EJO 1896

Classification
Order:
  Caprimulgiformes
Family:
  Caprimulgidae
Genus:
   Caprimulgus
Scientific:
  Caprimulgus macrurus ambiguus


Original description

Citation:
  Hartert, EJO 1896

Reference:
   Ibis 1896 p. 373

Protonym:
  Caprimulgus macrurus ambiguus

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55020#page/419/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  2F797FA164662EEC

Avibase ID:
  avibase-2F797FA1

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/2F797FA1


Taxonomic Serial Number:

English:
Large-tailed Nightjar (bimaculatus, syn. ambiguus)
French:
Engoulevent de Horsfield (bimaculatus, syn. ambiguus)


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Large-tailed Nightjar (bimaculatus, syn. ambiguus) ( Caprimulgus macrurus bimaculatus (ambiguus))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Large-tailed Nightjar (ambiguus) ( Caprimulgus macrurus (ambiguus))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Large-tailed Nightjar (ambiguus) ( Caprimulgus macrurus bimaculatus (ambiguus))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Large-tailed Nightjar (ambiguus) ( Caprimulgus macrurus bimaculatus (ambiguus))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Large-tailed Nightjar (ambiguus) ( Caprimulgus macrurus bimaculatus (ambiguus))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Large-tailed Nightjar (ambiguus) ( Caprimulgus macrurus bimaculatus (ambiguus))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Large-tailed Nightjar (ambiguus) ( Caprimulgus macrurus bimaculatus (ambiguus))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Large-tailed Nightjar (ambiguus) ( Caprimulgus macrurus bimaculatus (ambiguus))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Large-tailed Nightjar (ambiguus) ( Caprimulgus macrurus bimaculatus (ambiguus))
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Caprimulgus macrurus ambiguus
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Caprimulgus macrurus ambiguus [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Caprimulgus macrurus ambiguus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: junior synonym (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is a subspecies of Caprimulgus macrurus bimaculatus

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English: Large-tailed Nightjar (ambiguus), Large-tailed Nightjar (bimaculatus, syn. ambiguus)
French: Engoulevent de Horsfield (ambiguus), Engoulevent de Horsfield (bimaculatus, syn. ambiguus)
Scientific: Caprimulgus macrurus (ambiguus), Caprimulgus macrurus ambiguus, Caprimulgus macrurus bimaculatus (ambiguus)

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