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Cuban Nightjar

Antrostomus cubanensis (Lawrence, 1861)

The Greater Antillean Nightjar (Antrostomus cubanensis), is a species of nightjar in the Caprimulgidae family. It is commonly found in Cuba, the Dominican Republic, and Haiti. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Caprimulgiformes
Family:
  Caprimulgidae
Genus:
  Antrostomus

Scientific:
  Antrostomus cubanensis

Citation:
  (Lawrence, 1861)

Reference:
  Ann.Lyc.Nat.Hist.N.Y. 7 p.260

Protonym:
  Antrostomus cubanensis

Avibase ID:
  A89EA38B0FDDB224

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/A89EA38B

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555552

Geographic range:

  • Antrostomus cubanensis cubanensis: Cuba
  • Antrostomus cubanensis insulaepinorum: Isle of Pines and Cayo Coco
English:
Cuban Nightjar
Czech:
lelek kubánský
German:
Kubanachtschwalbe
Danish:
Cubanatravn
Spanish:
Chotacabras Cubano
Finnish:
kuubankehrääjä
French:
Engoulevent peut-on-voir
Italian:
Succiacapre delle Grandi Antille
Japanese:
kyu-bayotaka
Japanese:
キューバヨタカ
Dutch:
Cubaanse Nachtzwaluw
Norwegian:
Kubanattravn
Polish:
lelek kubanski
Russian:
Кубинский козодой
Slovak:
lelek kubánsky
Swedish:
kubanattskärra
Ukrainian:
Дрімлюга кубинський
Chinese:
古巴夜鹰


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Cuban Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Cuban Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Cuban Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Cuban Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Cuban Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Cuban Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Cuban Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Cuban Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Cuban Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Cuban Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Cuban Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Greater Antillean Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Greater Antillean Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Greater Antillean Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Greater Antillean Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Greater Antillean Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Greater Antillean Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Greater Antillean Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Greater Antillean Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Greater Antillean Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Greater Antillean Nightjar (Cuban) ( Caprimulgus cubanensis cubanensis/insulaepinorum)
eBird version 1.52:
Greater Antillean Nightjar (Cuban) ( Caprimulgus cubanensis cubanensis/insulaepinorum)
eBird version 1.53:
Greater Antillean Nightjar (Cuban) ( Antrostomus cubanensis cubanensis/insulaepinorum)
eBird version 1.54:
Greater Antillean Nightjar (Cuban) ( Antrostomus cubanensis cubanensis/insulaepinorum)
eBird version 1.55:
Greater Antillean Nightjar (Cuban) ( Antrostomus cubanensis cubanensis/insulaepinorum)
eBird version 2015:
Greater Antillean Nightjar (Cuban) ( Antrostomus cubanensis cubanensis/insulaepinorum)
eBird version 2016:
Greater Antillean Nightjar (Cuban) ( Antrostomus cubanensis cubanensis/insulaepinorum)
eBird version 2017:
Greater Antillean Nightjar (Cuban) ( Antrostomus cubanensis cubanensis/insulaepinorum)
eBird version 2018:
Greater Antillean Nightjar (Cuban) ( Antrostomus cubanensis cubanensis/insulaepinorum)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Cuban Nightjar ( Caprimulgus cubanensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Cuban Nightjar ( Antrostomus cubanensis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Caprimulgus cubanensis cubanensis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Caprimulgus cubanensis cubanensis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Antrostomus [cubanensis or ekmani] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Enganyapastors de Cuba
Czech: lelek kubánský
Danish: Cubanatravn
German: Kubanachtschwalbe
English: Antillean Nightjar, Cuban Nightjar, Greater Antillean Nightjar, Greater Antillean Nightjar (Cuban)
English (IOC): Cuban Nightjar
Spanish: Chotacabras Cubano, Guabairo, Guabairo (cubanensis/insulaepinorum)
Spanish (Cuba): Guabairo, Pitanguá (cubanensis/insulaepinorum)
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Pitanguá
Spanish (Spain): Chotacabras cubano (insulaepinorum)
Spanish (HBW): Greater Antillean Nightjar (Cuban)
Estonian: haiti öösorr, kuuba öösorr
Finnish: Kuubankehrääjä
French: Engoulevent peut-on-voir, Engoulevent peut-on-voir (Cuba), Engoulevent peut-on-voir [cubanensis ou insulaepinorum]
French (Haiti): Engoulevent d'Hispaniola
Haitian Creole French: Petonvwa peyi
Hungarian: kubai lappantyú
Icelandic: Kúbufari (cubanensis/insulaepinorum)
Italian: Succiacapre delle Grandi Antille
Japanese: kyu-bayotaka, kyu-bayotaka (cubanensis/insulaepinorum)
Japanese: キュアバヨタカ, キューバヨタカ, キューバヨタカ (cubanensis/insulaepinorum)
Scientific: Antrostomus cubanensis, Antrostomus cubanensis cubanensis/insulaepinorum, Caprimulgus cubanensis, Caprimulgus cubanensis cubanensis, Caprimulgus cubanensis cubanensis/insulaepinorum
Lithuanian: Kubinis lėlys
Dutch: Cubaanse Nachtzwaluw, Cubaanse Nachtzwaluw (cubanensis/insulaepinorum)
Norwegian: Kubanattravn, kubanattravn (cubanensis/insulaepinorum)
Polish: lelek kubanski, lelek kubański, lelkowiec kubański
Russian: Кубинский козодой
Slovak: lelek kubánsky
Swedish: kubanattskärra, Kubansk nattskärra
Ukrainian: Дрімлюга кубинський
Chinese: 古巴夜鹰
Chinese (Traditional): 古巴夜鷹

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