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Least Poorwill

Siphonorhis brewsteri (Chapman, FM 1917)

The least poorwill or least pauraque is a species of nightjar in the family Caprimulgidae, and the only confirmed extant species of its genus. It is endemic to the island of Hispaniola, which is shared by the Dominican Republic and Haiti. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Caprimulgiformes
Family:
  Caprimulgidae
Genus:
   Siphonorhis
Scientific:
  Siphonorhis brewsteri


Original description

Citation:
  (Chapman, FM 1917)

Reference:
   Bull. Amer. Mus. Nat. Hist. 37 p.329

Protonym:
  Microsiphonorhis brewsteri

Link:
  https://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/1243


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  5E7F4216B182D7C4

Avibase ID:
  avibase-5E7F4216

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/5E7F4216


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 555546


NEAR THREATENED

Geographic range:

  • Siphonorhis brewsteri: Semiarid lowlands of Hispaniola and Gonâve I.
English:
Least Poorwill
Catalan:
Enganyapastors de Brewster
Czech:
lelek drobný
Danish:
Hispaniolapoorwill
German:
Haitinachtschwalbe
Spanish:
Chotacabras Torico
Spanish (Spain):
Chotacabras Torico
Finnish:
hispaniolankehrääjä
French:
Engoulevent grouillécor
Croatian:
hispaniolski leganj
Hungarian:
haiti estifecske
Italian:
Succiacapre di Brewster
Japanese (romaji):
hisupaniorakoyotaka
Japanese:
ヒスパニオラコヨタカ
Lithuanian:
Haitinis lėlys
Dutch:
Haïtipauraque
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Haitinatteramn
Norwegian:
Haitinattravn
Polish:
lelkowiec mniejszy
Portuguese:
bacurauzinho-haitiano
Russian:
Доминиканский козодой
Slovak:
lelek útly
Serbian:
Mali paurake leganj
Swedish:
dvärgnattskärra
Ukrainian:
Пораке гаїтійський
Chinese:
中美夜鹰
Chinese (Traditional):
小帕拉夜鷹


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl. and addendum):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 62nd suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 63rd suppl.):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Engoulevent grouillécor ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Engoulevent grouillécor ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri)
Clements 6th edition:
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Least Pauraque ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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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:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Siphonorhis americanus brewsteri [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Siphonorhis americanus brewsteri [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Least Poorwill ( Siphonorhis brewsteri) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Siphonorhis brewsteri [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Siphonorhis brewsteri [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Siphonorhis [americana or brewsteri] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Catalan: Enganyapastors de Brewster
Czech: lelek drobný, Lelek nejmenší
Danish: Hispaniolapoorwill
German: Haitinachtschwalbe
English: Least Pauraque, Least Poorwill, Least Poor-will
English, HBW: Least Poorwill
English (IOC): Least Poorwill
English (United States): Least Pauraque
Esperanto: Eta paŭrako
Spanish: Chotacabra Pequeña, Chotacabras Torico, Torico
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Torico
Spanish (Spain): Chotacabras Torico
Spanish (HBW): Least Pauraque
Estonian: võseriku-öösorr
Finnish: Haitinkehrääjä, hispaniolankehrääjä
French: Engoulevent grouillé corps, Engoulevent grouillécor
French (Haiti): Engoulevent grouillé corps
Haitian Creole French: Gouye-kò
Croatian: hispaniolski leganj
Hungarian: haiti estifecske
Italian: Succiacapre di Brewster
Japanese (romaji): hisupaniorakoyotaka, hisupaniorayotaka
Japanese: ヒスパニオラコヨタカ, ヒスパニオラヨタカ
Scientific: Microsiphonorhis brewsteri, Siphonorhis americanus brewsteri, Siphonorhis brewsteri, Siphonorhis brewsteri brewsteri, Siphonoris brewsteri
Lithuanian: Haitinis lėlys
Dutch: Haïtipauraque, Haïti-pauraque
Norwegian Nynorsk: Haitinatteramn
Norwegian: Haitinattravn
Polish: lelek mniejszy, lelkowiec mniejszy
Portuguese: bacurauzinho-haitiano
Portuguese (Portugal): noitibó-dominicano-pequeno
Russian: Гаитянский козодой, Доминиканский козодой, Островной козодой
Slovak: lelek útly
Serbian: Mali paurake leganj
Swedish: dvärgnattskärra, Hispaniolanattskärra
Turkish: Küçük porak
Ukrainian: Пораке гаїтійський
Chinese: 中美夜鹰
Chinese (Traditional): 小帕拉夜鷹

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