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Golden Nightjar

Caprimulgus eximius Temminck, 1826

The Golden Nightjar (Caprimulgus eximius) is a species of nightjar in the Caprimulgidae family. It is found in Chad, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, and Sudan. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Caprimulgiformes
Family:
  Caprimulgidae
Genus:
  Caprimulgus

Scientific:
  Caprimulgus eximius

Citation:
  Temminck, 1826

Reference:
  Pl.Col. livr.67 pl.398

Protonym:
  Caprimulgus eximius

Avibase ID:
  589694DD6D96D1D4

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/589694DD

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555576

Geographic range:

  • Caprimulgus eximius eximius: Central Sudan
  • Caprimulgus eximius simplicior: S Mauritania and n Senegal to central Chad
English:
Golden Nightjar
Czech:
lelek zlatý
German:
Prachtnachtschwalbe
Danish:
Gylden Natravn
Spanish:
Chotacabras Dorado
Finnish:
kultakehrääjä
French:
Engoulevent doré
Icelandic:
Dulfari
Italian:
Succiacapre dorato
Japanese:
kin'iroyotaka
Japanese:
キンイロヨタカ
Dutch:
Goudgele Nachtzwaluw
Norwegian:
Gullnattravn
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Gullnatteramn
Polish:
lelek zlocisty
Portuguese:
Noitibó-dourado
Russian:
Великолепный козодой
Slovak:
lelek zlatý
Swedish:
guldnattskärra
Ukrainian:
Дрімлюга золотистий
Chinese:
金夜鹰


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
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African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Engoulevent doré ( Caprimulgus eximius) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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James Lee Peters:
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James Lee Peters (original):
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James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Enganyapastors daurat
Czech: Lelek zlatý
Danish: Gylden Natravn
German: Prachtnachtschwalbe
English: Golden Nightjar
English (IOC): Golden Nightjar
Spanish: Chotacabra Dorada, Chotacabras Dorado
Spanish (Spain): Chotacabras Dorado
Spanish (HBW): Chotacabras dorado
Estonian: kuld-öösorr
Finnish: Kultakehrääjä
French: Engoulevent doré
Hungarian: pompás lappantyú
Icelandic: Dulfari
Italian: Succiacapre dorato
Japanese: kiniroyotaka, kin'iroyotaka
Japanese: キンイロヨタカ
Scientific: Caprimulgus eximius, Caprimulgus eximius eximius
Lithuanian: Auksinis lelys, Puošnusis lėlys
Dutch: Gele Nachtzwaluw, Goudgele Nachtzwaluw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Gullnatteramn
Norwegian: Gullnattravn
Polish: lelek zlocisty, lelek złocisty
Portuguese: Noitibó-dourado
Russian: Великолепный козодой
Slovak: lelek zlatý
Slovenian: zlata podhujka
Serbian: Zlatni leganj
Swedish: Guldnattskärra
Turkish: Sarı çobanaldatan
Ukrainian: Дрімлюга золотистий
Chinese: 金夜鹰
Chinese (Traditional): 金夜鷹

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