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Common or Antillean Nighthawk

Chordeiles [minor or gundlachii] (= Chordeiles minor) (Forster, JR, 1771)




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Classification
Order:
  Caprimulgiformes
Family:
  Caprimulgidae
Genus:
   Chordeiles
Scientific:
  Chordeiles minor


Original description

Citation:
  (Forster, JR, 1771)

Reference:
  Cat.Anim.N.Am. p.13

Protonym:
  Caprimulgus minor

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16494195


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  69119F8CDE10A5A7

Avibase ID:
  avibase-69119F8C

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/69119F8C


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 177979

Geographic range:

  • Chordeiles minor minor: Central and s Canada to n and ne US; winters to n Argentina
  • Chordeiles minor sennetti: S-central Canada and n-central US ; winters to South America
  • Chordeiles minor hesperis: SW Canada and w US; winters n South America
  • Chordeiles minor howelli: W-central and s-central US; winters to South America
  • Chordeiles minor henryi: SW US and n-central Mexico; winters to Colombia
  • Chordeiles minor aserriensis: S-central US to extreme n Mexico (n Tamaulipas)
  • Chordeiles minor chapmani: SE US; winters to Argentina
  • Chordeiles minor panamensis: E Honduras, Belize and Nicaragua to Panama; winters to S Am.
  • Chordeiles minor neotropicalis: breeds eastern and southern Mexico (Tamaulipas south to central Guerrero and to Chiapas); winter range undocumented, presumably Amazonia.
  • Chordeiles gundlachii gundlachii: Cuba, Isle of Pines, Jamaica, Hispaniola, Puerto Rico, Virgin Is.
  • Chordeiles gundlachii vicinus: S Florida and the Bahamas
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English:
Common or Antillean Nighthawk
French:
Engoulevent d'Amérique ou E. piramidig


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles virginianus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
Common Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
Common Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
Common Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Common or Antillean Nighthawk ( Chordeiles [minor or gundlachii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Common or Antillean Nighthawk ( Chordeiles [minor or gundlachii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Common or Antillean Nighthawk ( Chordeiles [minor or gundlachii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Common or Antillean Nighthawk ( Chordeiles [minor or gundlachii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Common or Antillean Nighthawk ( Chordeiles [minor or gundlachii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Common or Antillean Nighthawk ( Chordeiles [minor or gundlachii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Common or Antillean Nighthawk ( Chordeiles [minor or gundlachii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Common or Antillean Nighthawk ( Chordeiles [minor or gundlachii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Common or Antillean Nighthawk ( Chordeiles [minor or gundlachii])
Clements 1st edition:
Common Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Common Nighthawk ( Chordeiles minor) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Chordeiles minor [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Chordeiles minor [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Chordeiles minor [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Catalan: Enganyapastors americà
Czech: Lelek sokolí
Welsh: Cudyll Droellwr, Cudyll-droellwr
Danish: Nathøg
German: Falkennachtschwalbe, Nachtfalke
English: Asseri nighthawk, booming nighthawk, bullbat, Bull-bat, Cherrie's nighthawk, Common Nighthawk, Common or Antillean Nighthawk, eastern nighthawk, Florida nighthawk, Howell's nighthawk, long-winged Goatsucker, Mosquito hawk, Nighthawk, Night-jar, Pacific nighthawk, piramidig, pisk, Sennett's nighthawk, western nighthawk, Will o the wisp
Esperanto: Amerika kaprimulgo
Spanish: Añapero, Añapero boreal, Añapero migratorio, Añapero Yanqui, Añapero zumbón, Chotacabras americano, Chotacabras Mayor, Chotacabras Norteño, Chotacabras Yanqui, Chotacabras zumbón, Gallina ciega boreal, Pucuyo común, Querebebé Migratorio
Spanish (Argentine): Añapero, Añapero boreal
Spanish (Bolivia): Añapero migratorio, Añapero Yanqui
Spanish (Chile): Gallina ciega boreal
Spanish (Colombia): Chotacabras Norteño
Spanish (Costa Rica): Añapero zumbón
Spanish (Cuba): Querequeté Americano
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Querebebé Migratorio
Spanish (Honduras): Pucuyo común
Spanish (Mexico): Chotacabras Mayor, chotacabras zumbón
Spanish (Nicaragua): Añapero Zumbón
Spanish (Peru): Chotacabras Migratorio
Spanish (Paraguay): Añapero boreal
Spanish (Uruguay): Añapero
Spanish (Venezuela): Aguaitacamino Migratorio
Estonian: videvikusorr (põhja-videvikusorr)
Basque: Enganyapastors americà
Finnish: Isohaukkakehrääjä
French: Engoulevent d'Amérique, Engoulevent d'Amérique ou E. piramidig
Galician: Enganyapastors americà
Guarani: Yvyja'u mi
Haitian Creole French: Petonvwa etranje
Hebrew: תחמס אמריקאי
Hungarian: estifecske
Icelandic: Húmfari
Italian: Caprimulgo-sparviero comune
Japanese (romaji): amerikayotaka
Japanese: アメリカヨタカ
Scientific: Caprimulgus minor, Chordeiles [minor or gundlachii], Chordeiles minor, Chordeiles minor minor, Chordeiles minor virginianus, Chordeiles virginianus
Lithuanian: Mažasis lelys
Dutch: Amerikaanse Nachtzwaluw
Norwegian: Dvergnattravn, Natthauk, Nordnatthauk
Polish: lelczyk maly, lelczyk mały, Lelek mały
Portuguese: bacuaru-americano, Bacurau-americano, bacurau-de-bando, bacurau-migrador, bacurau-norte-americano
Portuguese (Brazil): bacuaru-americano, bacurau-de-bando, bacurau-migrador, bacurau-norte-americano
Russian: виргинский сумеречный козодой, Козодой малый, Малый козодой
Slovak: Lelek krahulcovitý, súmracník krahulcí
Slovenian: severnoameriški legen
Serbian: Mali leganj, Мали легањ
Swedish: Falknattskärra, Större falknattskärra
Turkish: Amerika çobanaldatanı
Ukrainian: Анаперо віргинський
Chinese: 美洲夜鹰
Chinese (Traditional): 美洲夜鷹

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