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Rufous Nightjar

Antrostomus rufus Boddaert, 1783

The Rufous Nightjar (Antrostomus rufus) is a species of nightjar in the Caprimulgidae family. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Caprimulgiformes
Family:
  Caprimulgidae
Genus:
  Antrostomus

Scientific:
  Antrostomus rufus

Citation:
  Boddaert, 1783

Reference:
  TablePlanchesEnlum. p.46

Protonym:
  Caprimulgus rufus

Avibase ID:
  C6B09772F3733A1C

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/C6B09772

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555551

Geographic range:

  • Antrostomus rufus rufus: S Venezuela to the Guianas and n-central Brazil
  • Antrostomus rufus rutilus: S Brazil to e Bolivia, Paraguay and ne Argentina
  • Antrostomus rufus saltarius: NW Argentina and se Bolivia
  • Antrostomus rufus [minimus or maximus]: SE Costa Rica and Panama to Colombia and Venezuela; Coiba I.
English:
Rufous Nightjar
Czech:
lelek červenavý
German:
Rostnachtschwalbe
Danish:
Rødbrun Natravn
Spanish:
Chotacabra Castaña
Finnish:
punakehrääjä
French:
Engoulevent roux
Italian:
Succiacapre rossiccio
Japanese:
akayotaka
Japanese:
アカヨタカ
Dutch:
Rosse Nachtzwaluw
Norwegian:
Rustnattravn
Polish:
lelek rdzawy
Portuguese:
joão-corta-pau
Portuguese (Brazil):
joão-corta-pau
Russian:
Рыжий козодой
Slovak:
lelek hrdzavý
Swedish:
Rödbrun nattskärra
Ukrainian:
Дрімлюга рудий
Chinese:
棕夜鹰


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Rufous Nightjar ( Caprimulgus rufus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Rufous Nightjar ( Caprimulgus rufus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Rufous Nightjar ( Caprimulgus rufus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Rufous Nightjar ( Caprimulgus rufus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Rufous Nightjar ( Caprimulgus rufus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Rufous Nightjar ( Caprimulgus rufus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Rufous Nightjar ( Caprimulgus rufus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Rufous Nightjar ( Antrostomus rufus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Rufous Nightjar ( Caprimulgus rufus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Rufous Nightjar ( Caprimulgus rufus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Rufous Nightjar ( Antrostomus rufus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Rufous Nightjar ( Antrostomus rufus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Rufous Nightjar ( Antrostomus rufus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Rufous Nightjar ( Antrostomus rufus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Engoulevent roux ( Caprimulgus rufus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Rufus Nightjar ( Caprimulgus rufus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Rufus Nightjar ( Caprimulgus rufus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Rufous Nightjar ( Caprimulgus rufus) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

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

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Catalan: Enganyapastors rogenc
Czech: lelek červenavý
Danish: Rødbrun Natravn
German: Rostnachtschwalbe
English: Rufous Nightjar, Rufus Nightjar
Spanish: Atajacaminos colorado, Chotacabra Castaña, Chotacabras colorado, Chotacabras rojizo, Guardacaminos Colorado, Pocoyo Rojizo
Spanish (Argentine): Atajacaminos colorado, Chotacabras colorado
Spanish (Bolivia): Atajacaminos colorado, Chotacabras colorado
Spanish (Colombia): Guardacaminos Colorado
Spanish (Costa Rica): Chotacabras rojizo
Spanish (Spain): Chotacabras Colorado
Spanish (Nicaragua): Pocoyo Rojizo
Spanish (Panama): Tapacamino Moreno
Spanish (Peru): Chotacabras Rufo
Spanish (Paraguay): Atajacaminos colorado
Spanish (Venezuela): Aguaitacamino Rufo
Estonian: ruske-öösorr
Finnish: Punakehrääjä
French: Engoulevent roux
Guarani: Tres cuatro cuero, Yvyja'u ravyta
Hungarian: rozsdás lappantyú
Italian: Succiacapre rossiccio
Japanese: akayotaka
Japanese: アカヨタカ
Scientific: Antrostomus rufus, Caprimulgus rufus, Caprimulgus rufus noctivigularus, Caprimulgus rufus rufus
Lithuanian: Rusvasis lėlys
Dutch: Rosse Nachtzwaluw
Norwegian: Rustnattravn
Polish: lelek rdzawy
Portuguese: bacurau, curiangú, João-corta-pao, joão-corta-pau, maria-faz-angu, mariangú
Portuguese (Brazil): bacurau, curiangú, joao-corta-pau, joão-corta-pau, maria-faz-angu, mariangú
Portuguese (Portugal): João-corta-pau
Russian: Рыжий козодой
Slovak: lelek hrdzavý
Serbian: Riđi američki leganj
Swedish: Rödbrun nattskärra
Ukrainian: Дрімлюга рудий
Chinese: 棕夜鹰
Chinese (Traditional): 棕夜鷹

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