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Grey or Palau Nightjar

Caprimulgus [jotaka or phalaena] (= Caprimulgus jotaka) Temminck, CJ; Schlegel, H 1844




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Classification
Order:
  Caprimulgiformes
Family:
  Caprimulgidae
Genus:
   Caprimulgus
Scientific:
  Caprimulgus jotaka


Original description

Citation:
  Temminck, CJ; Schlegel, H 1844

Reference:
   Fauna Japonica vol. 4, Aves

Protonym:
  Caprimulgus jotaka

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/53188717


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  CDD08FAC6C3181F8

Avibase ID:
  avibase-CDD08FAC

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/CDD08FAC


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 687328

Geographic range:

  • Caprimulgus jotaka jotaka: SE Siberia to e China, Japan and Korea; winters to Gr. Sundas
  • Caprimulgus jotaka hazarae: NE Pakistan to Bangladesh, s China, Myanmar and Malay Pen.
  • Caprimulgus phalaena: Palau Islands (w Caroline Islands)
English:
Grey or Palau Nightjar
French:
Engoulevent jotaka ou E. des Palau


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Grey or Palau Nightjar ( Caprimulgus [jotaka or phalaena])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Grey Nightjar ( Caprimulgus jotaka) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Grey or Palau Nightjar ( Caprimulgus [jotaka or phalaena])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Grey or Palau Nightjar ( Caprimulgus [jotaka or phalaena])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Grey or Palau Nightjar ( Caprimulgus [jotaka or phalaena])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Grey or Palau Nightjar ( Caprimulgus [jotaka or phalaena])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Grey or Palau Nightjar ( Caprimulgus [jotaka or phalaena])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Grey or Palau Nightjar ( Caprimulgus [jotaka or phalaena])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Grey or Palau Nightjar ( Caprimulgus [jotaka or phalaena])
eBird version 1.52:
Gray Nightjar (Gray) ( Caprimulgus indicus [jotaka Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Gray Nightjar (Gray) ( Caprimulgus indicus [jotaka Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Gray Nightjar (Gray) ( Caprimulgus indicus [jotaka Group]) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Grey Nightjar ( Caprimulgus jotaka) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Grey Nightjar ( Caprimulgus jotaka) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Grey Nightjar ( Caprimulgus jotaka) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Grey Nightjar ( Caprimulgus jotaka) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Grey Nightjar ( Caprimulgus jotaka) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Grey Nightjar ( Caprimulgus jotaka) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Grey Nightjar ( Caprimulgus jotaka) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Grey Nightjar ( Caprimulgus jotaka) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Grey Nightjar ( Caprimulgus jotaka) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Grey Nightjar ( Caprimulgus jotaka) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Grey Nightjar ( Caprimulgus jotaka) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Grey Nightjar ( Caprimulgus jotaka) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Grey Nightjar ( Caprimulgus jotaka) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Grey Nightjar ( Caprimulgus jotaka) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Grey Nightjar ( Caprimulgus jotaka) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Grey Nightjar ( Caprimulgus jotaka) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Grey Nightjar ( Caprimulgus jotaka) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Caprimulgus jotaka [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Caprimulgus [indicus or jotaka]

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English: Gray Nightjar (Gray), Grey Nightjar, Grey or Palau Nightjar
Esperanto: Griza kaprimulgo
French: Engoulevent jotaka, Engoulevent jotaka (jotaka), Engoulevent jotaka ou E. de Palau, Engoulevent jotaka ou E. des Palau
Indonesian: Cabak India
Japanese (romaji): Yotaka
Scientific: Caprimulgus [jotaka or phalaena], Caprimulgus indicus [jotaka Group], Caprimulgus indicus jotaka, Caprimulgus jotaka, Caprimulgus jotaka jotaka
Nepali: फुस्रो चैतेचरा
Dutch: Grijze Nachtzwaluw
Polish: lelek mandżurski
Slovak: lelek jotaka
Thai: นกตบยุงภูเขา
Vietnamese: Cú muỗi ấn độ
Chinese: *普通夜鹰

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