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Puerto Rican Nightjar

Antrostomus noctitherus (Wetmore, 1919)

The Puerto Rican Nightjar or Puerto Rican Whip-poor-will (Antrostomus noctitherus) is a very rare bird found in the coastal dry scrub forests in localized areas of southwestern Puerto Rico. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Caprimulgiformes
Family:
  Caprimulgidae
Genus:
  Antrostomus

Scientific:
  Antrostomus noctitherus

Citation:
  (Wetmore, 1919)

Reference:
  Proc.Biol.Soc.Wash. 32 p.235

Protonym:
  Setochalcis noctitherus

Avibase ID:
  56DB04E7BB2A1FB8

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/56DB04E7

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 177965


ENDANGERED

Geographic range:

  • Antrostomus noctitherus: Dry lowland forests of sw Puerto Rico
English:
Puerto Rican Nightjar
Czech:
lelek portorický
German:
Puerto-Rico-Nachtschwalbe
Danish:
Puerto Rico-natravn
Spanish:
Chotacabras puertorriqueño
Finnish:
puertoriconkehrääjä
French:
Engoulevent de Porto Rico
Italian:
Succiacapre di Portorico
Japanese:
puerutorikoyotaka
Japanese:
プエルトリコヨタカ
Dutch:
Puertoricaanse Whippoorwill
Norwegian:
Puertoriconattravn
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Puertoriconatteramn
Polish:
lelek czarnogardly
Russian:
Пуэрториканский козодой
Slovak:
lelek čiernohrdlý
Swedish:
puertoriconattskärra
Ukrainian:
Дрімлюга пуерто-риканський
Chinese:
波多黎各夜鹰


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Engoulevent de Porto Rico ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Engoulevent de Porto Rico ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Clements 3rd edition:
Puerto Rican Whip-poor-will ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Clements 4th edition:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Clements 6th edition:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Clements, version 2015:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Clements, version 2016:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Clements, version 2017:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Clements, version 2018:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
eBird version 1.50:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
eBird version 1.52:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
eBird version 1.53:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
eBird version 1.54:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
eBird version 1.55:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
eBird version 2015:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
eBird version 2016:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
eBird version 2017:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
eBird version 2018:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Antrostomus noctitherus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
James Lee Peters (original):
Caprimulgus vociferus noctitherus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Caprimulgus vociferus noctitherus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Puerto Rican Nightjar ( Caprimulgus noctitherus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Caprimulgus noctitherus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Antrostomus noctitherus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Enganyapastors de Puerto Rico
Czech: Lelek portorický
Danish: Puerto Rico-natravn
German: Puerto-Rico-Nachtschwalbe, Puerto-Rico-Nachtsschwalbe
English: Puerto Rican Nightjar, Puerto Rican Whip-poor-will, Puerto Rico Nighthawk
English (IOC): Puerto Rican Nightjar
Spanish: Chotacabra Puertoriqueña, Chotacabras Portorriqueño, Chotacabras puertorriqueño, Guabairo, Guabairo (de Puerto Rico), Guabairo Pequeño de Puerto Rico
Spanish (Spain): Chotacabras Puertorriqueño
Spanish (HBW): Puerto Rican Nightjar
Spanish (Puerto Rico): Guabairo (de Puerto Rico)
Estonian: puerto rico öösorr, puertoriiko öösorr
Finnish: Puertoriconkehrääjä
French: Engoulevent de Porto Rico
Hungarian: Puerto Rico-i lappantyú
Italian: Succiacapre di Portorico
Japanese: puerutorikoyotaka
Japanese: プエルトリコヨタカ
Scientific: Antrostomus noctitherus, Caprimulgus noctitherus, Caprimulgus vociferus noctitherus, Setochalcis noctitherus
Lithuanian: Puertorikinis lėlys
Dutch: Puertoricaanse Whippoorwill, Puertoricaanse Whip-poorwill
Norwegian Nynorsk: Puertoriconatteramn
Norwegian: Puertoriconattravn
Polish: lelek czarnogardly, lelek czarnogardły, lelkowiec czarnogardły
Russian: Пуэрториканский козодой, Пуэрто-риканский козодой
Slovak: lelek čiernohrdlý
Swedish: Puerto Riconattskärra, puertoriconattskärra
Ukrainian: Дрімлюга пуерто-риканський
Chinese: 波多黎各夜鹰
Chinese (Traditional): 波多黎各夜鷹

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