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Jerdon's Nightjar Caprimulgus atripennis   - Male
Jerdon's Nightjar
Photographer : © Shiva Shankar
Location :borders of Durga Reserve Forest, Karkala, Karnataka, India
Date : 2 February 2013
English synonyms:Ceylon Nightjar, Horsfield's Jungle Nightjar, Indian Long-tailed Nightjar, Long-tailed Nightjar
Bird Family :Caprimulgidae - Typical Nightjars
Bird Group :STRIGIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Species endemic to the Indian Subcontinent (India & Sri Lanka).
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