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Ruwenzori Nightjar

Caprimulgus ruwenzorii Ogilvie-Grant, 1909

The Ruwenzori Nightjar (Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) is a species of nightjar in the Caprimulgidae family. It is found in Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, and Uganda. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Caprimulgiformes
Family:
  Caprimulgidae
Genus:
  Caprimulgus

Scientific:
  Caprimulgus ruwenzorii

Citation:
  Ogilvie-Grant, 1909

Reference:
  BBOC 23 p.94

Protonym:
  Caprimulgus ruwenzorii

Avibase ID:
  CEEE7367E6F53761

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/CEEE7367

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555587

Geographic range:

  • Caprimulgus ruwenzorii ruwenzorii: eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo to southwestern Uganda
  • Caprimulgus ruwenzorii guttifer: SW Tanzania to n Malawi, ne Zambia; isolated population ne Tanzania
  • Caprimulgus ruwenzorii koesteri: western Angola
English:
Ruwenzori Nightjar
Czech:
lelek ruwenzorský
German:
Ruwenzorinachtschwalbe
Danish:
Ruwenzorinatravn
Spanish:
Chotacabras del Ruwenzori
Finnish:
viidakkokehrääjä
French:
Engoulevent du Rwenzori
Italian:
Succiacapre montano
Japanese:
miyamayotaka
Japanese:
ミヤマヨタカ
Dutch:
Ruwenzorinachtzwaluw
Norwegian:
Ruwenzorinattravn
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Rwenzorinatteramn
Polish:
lelek stokowy
Portuguese:
Noitibó-da-montanha
Russian:
Рувензорский козодой
Slovak:
lelek rúbaniskový
Swedish:
ruwenzorinattskärra
Ukrainian:
Дрімлюга угандійський
Chinese:
鲁文夜鹰


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Rwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Rwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Engoulevent du Ruwenzori ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Engoulevent du Ruwenzori ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Rwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Rwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Rwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Rwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Montane Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
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 2.5:
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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:
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
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:
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
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:
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Ruwenzori Nightjar ( Caprimulgus ruwenzorii) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Caprimulgus ruwenzorii [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Caprimulgus ruwenzorii [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Caprimulgus [poliocephalus or ruwenzorii] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Enganyapastors del Ruwenzori
Czech: lelek ruwenzorský
Danish: Ruwenzorinatravn
German: Ruwenzorinachtschwalbe
English: Montane Nightjar, Ruwenzori Nightjar, Rwenzori Nightjar
English (IOC): Rwenzori Nightjar
English (Kenya): Congo Montane Nightjar
Spanish: Chotacabras del Ruwenzori
Spanish (Spain): Chotacabras Montano
Spanish (HBW): Montane Nightjar
Estonian: ülangu-öösorr
Finnish: viidakkokehrääjä
French: Engoulevent du Ruwenzori, Engoulevent du Rwenzori
Hungarian: ruwenzori lappantyú
Italian: Succiacapre di Ruwenzori, Succiacapre montano
Japanese: miyamayotaka
Japanese: ミヤマヨタカ
Scientific: Caprimulgus ruwenzorii, Caprimulgus ruwenzorii ruwenzorii
Lithuanian: Kalninis lėlys
Dutch: Ruwenzorinachtzwaluw, Ruwenzori-nachtzwaluw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Rwenzorinatteramn
Norwegian: Ruwenzorinattravn
Polish: lelek stokowy
Portuguese: Noitibó-da-montanha
Russian: Рувензорский козодой
Slovak: lelek rúbaniskový
Swedish: Bergnattskärra, ruwenzorinattskärra
Swahili: Kirukanjia wa Ruwenzori
Ukrainian: Дрімлюга угандійський
Chinese: 鲁文夜鹰
Chinese (Traditional): 魯文卓里夜鷹

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