Hispaniolan Nightjar (Caprimulgus ekmani) - HBW 5, p. 348
French: Engoulevent d’Hispaniola
Spanish: Chotacabras de la Española
Other common names: (Greater) Antillean Nightjar (with C. cubanensis)
Taxonomy: Antrostomus ekmani Lönnberg, 1929, near Jerémie, Haiti.
May form superspecies with C. cubanensis, with which it was until recently considered conspecific, but notable differences in voice. Monotypic.
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female perched. Several birds seen that evening most perched at about 2m off the ground
Locality Alcoa road, Sierra de Bahoruco, Dominican Republic (Monotypic species)
Paul Noakes 15 May 2014 12 weeks ago 4