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Yucatan Poorwill

Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus (Hartert, E, 1892)

The Yucatan Poorwill (Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus) is a species of nightjar in the Caprimulgidae family. It is found in the entire Yucatán Peninsula region except on the north coast, in a 50 km wide coastal strip that extends 700 km; the species ranges to south-central Belize, northeasternmost Guatemala, and southern regions Mexico. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests and subtropical or tropical dry shrubland. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Caprimulgiformes
Family:
  Caprimulgidae
Genus:
  Nyctiphrynus

Scientific:
  Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus

Citation:
  (Hartert, E, 1892)

Reference:
  Cat.BirdsBrit.Mus. 16 p.525,575

Protonym:
  Caprimulgus yucatanicus

Avibase ID:
  AD1A73F67728A0E6

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/AD1A73F6

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555548

Geographic range:

  • Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus: S Mexico (Yucatán Pen.) to n Belize and Petén of n Guatemala
English:
Yucatan Poorwill
Czech:
lelek aztécký
German:
Yucatannachtschwalbe
Danish:
Yucatánpoorwill
Spanish:
Chotacabras Yucateco
Finnish:
jukataninkehrääjä
French:
Engoulevent du Yucatan
Italian:
Succiacapre dello Yucatan
Japanese:
yukatan'yotaka
Japanese:
ユカタンヨタカ
Dutch:
Yucatánpoorwill
Norwegian:
Yucatánnattravn
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Yucatánnatteramn
Polish:
lelek jukatanski
Russian:
Юкатанский ушастый козодой
Slovak:
lelek yucatánsky
Swedish:
mayanattskärra
Ukrainian:
Леляк юкатанський
Chinese:
尤卡坦夜鹰


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Engoulevent du Yucatan ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Engoulevent du Yucatan ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Clements 1st edition:
Yucatán Poorwill ( Otophanes yucatanicus)
Clements 3rd edition:
Yucatán Poorwill ( Otophanes yucatanicus)
Clements 4th edition:
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
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:
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Clements, version 2017:
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Clements, version 2018:
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Clements, version 2019:
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
eBird version 1.50:
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
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:
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
eBird version 2019:
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Yucatan Poorwill ( Otophanes yucatanicus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Otophanes yucatanicus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Yucatán Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Yucatán Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Yucatán Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
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):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
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):
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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 2.5:
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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:
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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:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
James Lee Peters:
Otophanes yucatanicus
James Lee Peters (original):
Otophanes yucatanicus
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Otophanes yucatanicus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Yucatan Poorwill ( Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Enganyapastors del Yucatan
Czech: Lelek aztécký
Danish: Yucatánpoorwill
German: Yucatan Nachtschwalbe, Yucatannachtschwalbe
English: Yucatan Poorwill, Yucatan Poor-will, Yucatán Poorwill
English (IOC): Yucatan Poorwill
Spanish: Chotacabras Yucateco, Pachacua Yucateca, Tapacamino Yucateco, Tapacaminos Huil, Tapacaminos Yucateco
Spanish (Spain): Chotacabras Yucateco
Spanish (HBW): Yucatan Poorwill
Spanish (Mexico): Pachacua Yucateca, tapacamino yucateco, Tapacaminos Huil
Estonian: yucatani öösorr
Finnish: Jukataninkehrääjä
French: Engoulevent du Yucatan
Hungarian: yucatáni lappantyú
Italian: Succiacapre dello Yucatan
Japanese: yukatanyotaka, yukatan'yotaka
Japanese: ユカタンヨタカ
Scientific: Caprimulgus yucatanicus, Nyctiphrynus yucatanicus, Otophanes yucatanicus
Lithuanian: Jukataninis amerikinis lėlys
Mayan languages: puhuy
Dutch: Yucatanpoorwill, Yucatan-poorwill, Yucatánpoorwill
Norwegian Nynorsk: Yucatánnatteramn
Norwegian: Yucatánnattravn
Polish: lelek jukatanski, lelek jukatański, lelkowiec jukatański
Russian: Юкатанский козодой, Юкатанский ушастый козодой
Slovak: lelek yucatánsky
Swedish: mayanattskärra, Mellanamerikansk nattskärra
Ukrainian: Леляк юкатанський
Chinese: 尤卡坦夜鹰
Chinese (Traditional): 猶加敦角夜鷹

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