Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Owlet-Nightjars :: Australian Owlet-Nightjar
Australian Owlet-Nightjar Aegotheles cristatus
Described by: White (1790)
Alternate common name(s): Crested Owlet-Nightjar, Savanna Owlet-Nightjar
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeS. New Guinea, Australia and Tasmania;
(1) Se. New Guinea between the Oriomo River and Tarara in the Port Moresby region. Australia in most of Western Australia, nw. to sw. and ce. Northern Territory, nw. to se. South Australia, Victoria (Hattah-Kulkyne National Park), New South Wales (Lamington National Park and between Quilpie and Windorah) and Queensland.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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