Caprimulgiformes

Potoos (Nyctibiidae)

HBW 5, p. 288

  • Medium-sized nocturnal birds with large head, small body, long wings and tail, and very short legs.
  • Neotropical.
  • Forests, mainly humid.
  • 1 genus, 7 species, 15 taxa.
  • No species threatened; none extinct since 1600.
  • 7
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1 genus, 7 species

206 files covering
1 genus (100%)
7 species (100%)

 

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1 genus (100%)
7 species (100%)
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1 genus (100%)
7 species (100%)
    10 sound recordings covering
1 genus (100%)
5 species (71%)
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