Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Nightjars and Allies :: Sand-colored Nighthawk
Sand-colored Nighthawk Chordeiles rupestris
Described by: Spix (1825)
Alternate common name(s): Sand-coloured Nighthawk, White-throated Nighthawk
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeC. and w. Amazonian South America;
(1) C. Colombia.
(2) Upper Amazonia in se. Colombia, ne. Ecuador, ne. Peru (Rio Tambopata, Madre de Dios, Puno) to s. Venezuela s. through n. and c. Brazil to c. Bolivia.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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