Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Nightjars and Allies :: Ladder-tailed Nightjar
Ladder-tailed Nightjar Hydropsalis climacocerca
Described by: Tschudi (1844)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeAmazon basin of tropical South America;
(1) E. Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam and Guiana.
(2) Upper Amazonia in e. and se. Colombia and s. Venezuela s. in e. Ecuador, e. Peru to n. and e. Bolivia and Amazonian Brazil .
(3) C. Brazil (Obidos, w. Para).
(4) C. Brazil (Santarem, w. Para).
(5) C. Brazil (lower Rio Tapajos, w. Para).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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