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Least Nighthawk

Chordeiles pusillus Gould, J 1861

The least nighthawk is a species of nightjar in the family Caprimulgidae. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Guyana, Suriname, and Venezuela. Source: Wikipedia




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


Original description

Citation:
  Gould, J 1861

Reference:
   Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1861, Part 2 p.182

Protonym:
  Chordeiles ? pusillus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28672706


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  897A81B0FCAFE097

Avibase ID:
  avibase-897A81B0

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/897A81B0


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 555540

Geographic range:

  • Chordeiles pusillus pusillus: E Brazil (Tocantins, Bahia and Goiás)
  • Chordeiles pusillus septentrionalis: E Colombia to s Venezuela, the Guianas and adjacent Brazil
  • Chordeiles pusillus esmeraldae: SE Colombia to s Venezuela and extreme nw Brazil
  • Chordeiles pusillus xerophilus: Extreme ne Brazil (Paraíba and Pernambuco)
  • Chordeiles pusillus novaesi: NE Brazil (Maranhão and Piauí)
  • Chordeiles pusillus saturatus: Extreme e Bolivia and w-central Brazil
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English:
Least Nighthawk
Catalan:
Enganyapastors menut
Czech:
lelek nejmenší
Danish:
Dværgnathøg
German:
Gnomennachtschwalbe
Spanish:
Añapero Menudo
Spanish (Spain):
Añapero Menudo
Finnish:
pikkuhaukkakehrääjä
French:
Engoulevent nain
Croatian:
patuljasti leganj
Hungarian:
törpeestifecske
Italian:
Succiacapre minuto
Japanese (romaji):
kobitoamerikayotaka
Japanese:
コビトアメリカヨタカ
Lithuanian:
Nykštukinis sutemų lėlys
Dutch:
Kleinste Nachtzwaluw
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Tussenatthauk
Norwegian:
Tussenatthauk
Polish:
lelczyk malutki
Portuguese:
bacurauzinho
Portuguese (Brazil):
bacurauzinho
Russian:
Карликовый сумеречник
Slovak:
súmračník malý
Serbian:
Patuljasti američki leganj
Swedish:
dvärgfalknattskärra
Ukrainian:
Анаперо карликовий
Chinese:
小白喉夜鹰
Chinese (Traditional):
姬夜鷹


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Least Nighthawk ( Chordeiles pusillus)
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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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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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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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Engoulevent nain ( Chordeiles pusillus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
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Clements 1st edition:
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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 Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
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Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Species status: full species

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Catalan: Enganyapastors menut
Czech: Lelek menší, lelek nejmenší
Danish: Dværgnathøg
German: Gnomen Nachtschwalbe, Gnomennachtschwalbe
English: Least Nighthawk
English, HBW: Least Nighthawk
English (IOC): Least Nighthawk
English (United States): Least Nighthawk
Esperanto: Malgranda noktofalko
Spanish: Aguaitacamino Menudo, Añapero chico, Añapero Menor, Añapero Menudo, Chotacabras Enano
Spanish (Argentine): Añapero chico
Spanish (Colombia): Chotacabras Enano, Gallinaciega enano, Guardacaminos enano
Spanish (Spain): Añapero Menudo
Spanish (HBW): Least Nighthawk
Spanish (Venezuela): Aguaitacamino Menudo
Estonian: väike-videvikusorr
Finnish: Pikkuhaukkakehrääjä
French: Engoulevent nain
Croatian: patuljasti leganj
Hungarian: törpeestifecske
Italian: Caprimulgo-sparviero minimo, Succiacapre minuto
Japanese (romaji): kobitoamerikayotaka
Japanese: コビトアメリカヨタカ
Scientific: Chordeiles ? pusillus, Chordeiles pusillus, Chordeiles pusillus pusillus, Nannochordeiles pusillus
Lithuanian: Nykštukinis sutemų lėlys
Dutch: Kleinste Nachtzwaluw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Tussenatthauk
Norwegian: Tussenatthauk
Polish: lelczyk malutki
Portuguese: Bacurau-pequeno, bacurauzinho
Portuguese (Brazil): bacurau-pequeno, Bacurauzinho
Portuguese (Portugal): Bacurauzinho, noitibó-anão
Russian: Карликовый сумеречник, Карликовый сумеречный козодой
Slovak: súmračník malý
Serbian: Patuljasti američki leganj
Swedish: Dvärgfalknattskärra
Turkish: Küçük gecedoğanı
Ukrainian: Анаперо карликовий
Chinese: 小白喉夜鹰
Chinese (Traditional): 姬夜鷹

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