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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Caprimulgidae
Reference taxon from IOC World Bird List
Caprimulgidae
Recognized by Flickr BHL, iNaturalist, Eswatini Species List, Jordan Species List, Wright Et Al, Wright Et Al, Wright Et Al, AnAge, Flickr Group, NMNH Birds in DwC A, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, Egypt Species List, AnAge articles, Conabio, Animal Diversity Web, EOL authors, INBio, IABIN, IUCN, Afghanistan Species List, Albania Species List, Algeria Species List, Andorra Species List, Angola Species List, Armenia Species List, Austria Species List, Azerbaijan Species List, Bangladesh Species List, Barbados Species List, Belarus Species List, Australia Species List, Belize Species List, Benin Species List, Bermuda Species List, Bhutan Species List, Belgium Species List, Bolivia Species List, Bosnia and Herzegovina Species List, Botswana Species List, Brazil Species List, Bulgaria Species List, Burkina Faso Species List, Burundi Species List, Cambodia Species List, Cameroon Species List, Canada Species List, Cayman Islands Species List, Central African Republic Species 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List, Ivory Coast Species List, Jamaica Species List, Kazakhstan Species List, Kenya Species List, Kosovo Species List, Kuwait Species List, Kyrgyzstan Species List, Laos Species List, Latvia Species List, Lesotho Species List, Liberia Species List, Lithuania Species List, Macedonia Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malawi Species List, Malaysia Species List, Mali Species List, Malta Species List, Martinique Species List, Mauritania Species List, Moldova Species List, Mongolia Species List, Morocco Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, Namibia Species List, Nepal Species List, Nicaragua Species List, Niger Species List, Nigeria Species List, Norway Species List, Oman Species List, Pakistan Species List, Palau Species List, Palestine Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Peru Species List, Paraguay Species List, Philippines Species List, Poland Species List, Portugal Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Qatar Species List, 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Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vietnam Species List, Uruguay Species List, Uzbekistan Species List, Yemen Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, Cuba Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Environments EOL, OBIS environmental data records, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Bali Sea Species List, Arctic Ocean Species List, Banda Sea Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, Flores Sea Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Gulf of Thailand Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Java Sea Species List, Laccadive Sea Species List, Makassar Strait Species List, Malacca Strait Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, Savu Sea Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Philippine Sea Species 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Alternative Names

? acutipennis Hermann, 1783
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? nuttallii Audubon, 1844
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Antrostomus Bonaparte 1838
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Caprimulginae
Synonym according to {resource_name} (original name/combination)
Chordeilinae
Synonym according to {resource_name} (junior synonym)
Eurostopodidae
Synonym according to {resource_name} (junior synonym)
Eurostopodinae
Synonym according to {resource_name} (junior synonym)
Gactornis Han, Robbins & Braun 2010
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lyncornis Gould 1838
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Macrodipterus Swainson 1836
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nyctipolus Ridgway 1912
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Scortornis Swainson 1837
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Semiophorus Agassiz 1846
Proparte synonym according to GBIF classification
Setopagis Ridgway 1912
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Systellura Ridgway 1912
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

nightjars and relatives preferred

Arabic

سبد preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Basque

Zata preferred
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Belarusian

Леляковыя preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

Nattravner preferred
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Breton

Adren preferred
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Bulgarian

Козодоеви preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Burmese

မြေဝပ်ငှက် preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Caprimúlgid preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Croatian

Legnji preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Natravne preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

nachtzwaluwen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Esperanto

Kaprimulgedoj preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Kehrääjät preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin

Galician

Avenoiteiras preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

უფეხურასებრნი preferred
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German

Nachtschwalben preferred
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Hebrew

תחמסיים preferred
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Hungarian

Lappantyúfélék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ido

Kaprimulgo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Irish

Tuirne lín preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

ヨタカ科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, piaf, and admin

Kazakh

Тентекқұс тұқымдастар preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

Lēļu dzimta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Lėliniai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malay

Burung Tukang preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

രാച്ചുക്കുകൾ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Navajo; Navaho

Naakʼidoolwoshii preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian Nynorsk; Nynorsk, Norwegian

Natteramnfamilien preferred
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Persian

شبگردان preferred
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Polish

Lelkowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

Настоящие козодои preferred
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Serbian

Легњеви preferred
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Swahili

Kirukanjia preferred
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Swedish

Nattskärror preferred
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Tamil

பக்கி preferred
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Turkish

Çobanaldatangiller preferred
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Ukrainian

Дрімлюгові preferred
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Unspecified

Fern houlet preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Naachtswaalken preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
БжэнщӀэф лъэпкъыр preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Welsh

Troellwyr preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Rue

Козодоёвы preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Caprimulgidae

IUCN

Animalia
Chordata
Aves
Caprimulgiformes
Caprimulgidae (this page)