Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Nightjars and Allies :: Pennant-winged Nightjar
Pennant-winged Nightjar Macrodipteryx vexillarius
Described by: Gould (1838)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Semeiophorus vexillarius, Macrodipteryx vexillaria
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RangeC. tropical Africa;
Burkina Faso, Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon, Congo, Central African Republic, s. Chad, s. Ethiopia, Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda, Kenya, c. Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Angola, s. Zaire, ne. Namibia, n. and e. Botswana, Mozambique and e. South Africa.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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