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Star-spotted Nightjar

Caprimulgus stellatus Blundell & Lovat, 1899

The Star-spotted Nightjar (Caprimulgus stellatus) is a species of nightjar in the Caprimulgidae family. It is found in Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, and Sudan. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Caprimulgiformes
Family:
  Caprimulgidae
Genus:
  Caprimulgus

Scientific:
  Caprimulgus stellatus

Citation:
  Blundell & Lovat, 1899

Reference:
  BBOC 10 p.21

Protonym:
  Caprimulgus stellatus

Avibase ID:
  CE884D492866FFDC

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/CE884D49

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555591

Geographic range:

  • Caprimulgus stellatus: southern South Sudan, Ethiopia (and northern Somalia?), and northern Kenya
English:
Star-spotted Nightjar
Czech:
lelek hvězdičkový
German:
Sternnachtschwalbe
Danish:
Sortprikket Natravn
Spanish:
Chotacabras Estrellado
Finnish:
tähtikehrääjä
French:
Engoulevent étoilé
Italian:
Succiacapre stellato
Japanese:
hoshiyotaka
Japanese:
ホシヨタカ
Dutch:
Okervleknachtzwaluw
Norwegian:
Stjernenattravn
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Stjernenatteramn
Polish:
lelek cetkowany
Russian:
Звездчатый козодой
Slovak:
lelek hviezdičkatý
Swedish:
stjärnfläckig nattskärra
Ukrainian:
Дрімлюга джибутійський
Chinese:
星斑夜鹰


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
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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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Engoulevent étoilé ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Engoulevent étoilé ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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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 and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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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):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Caprimulgus stellatus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Caprimulgus stellatus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Caprimulgus stellatus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Star-spotted Nightjar ( Caprimulgus stellatus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Caprimulgus stellatus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Caprimulgus stellatus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Enganyapastors estelat
Czech: Lelek hvezdickovaný, lelek hvězdičkový
Danish: Sortprikket Natravn
German: Sternnachtschwalbe
English: Lake Zwai Star-spotted Nightjar, Star spotted Nightjar, Star-spotted Nightjar
English (IOC): Star-spotted Nightjar
English (Kenya): Star-spotted Nightjar
Spanish: Chotacabra Estrellada, Chotacabras Estrellado
Spanish (Spain): Chotacabras Estrellado
Spanish (HBW): Star-spotted Nightjar
Estonian: tähnik-öösorr
Finnish: Tähtikehrääjä
French: Engoulevent étoilé
Hungarian: csillagos lappantyú
Italian: Succiacapre stellato
Japanese: hoshiyotaka
Japanese: ホシヨタカ
Scientific: Caprimulgus stellatus, Caprimulgus stellatus simplex, Caprimulgus stellatus stellatus
Lithuanian: Žvaigždėtasis lėlys
Dutch: Okervleknachtzwaluw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Stjernenatteramn
Norwegian: Stjernenattravn
Polish: lelek cetkowany, lelek cętkowany
Russian: Звездчатый козодой
Slovak: lelek hviezdičkatý
Serbian: Leganj sa zvezdastim pegama
Swedish: stjärnfläckig nattskärra, Stjärnnattskärra
Swahili: Kirukanjia Madoa-nyota
Ukrainian: Дрімлюга джибутійський
Chinese: 星斑夜鹰
Chinese (Traditional): 星點夜鷹

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