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European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus   - Male
European Nightjar
Photographer : © Jugal Tiwari
Location :near Jathavera, Banni, Kutch, Gujarat, India
Date : 29 September 2015
English synonyms:Nightjar, Common Nightjar, Eurasian Nightjar, Goatsucker, Persian Nightjar (unwini), Hume's Nightjar (unwini)
Bird Family :Caprimulgidae - Typical nightjars
Bird Group :STRIGIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Seen as a passage migrant through the Kutch Peninsula from September till October. - JT