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Lurocalis semitorquatus

Short-tailed Nighthawk

  • Order: Caprimulgiformes
  • Family: Caprimulgidae
  • Polytypic 5 Subspecies

Authors: Arizmendi, M.C., C. Rodríguez-Flores, C. Soberanes-González, Hope Batcheller, and Thomas S. Schulenberg

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Recommended Citation

Arizmendi, M.C., C. Rodríguez-Flores, C. Soberanes-González, Hope Batcheller, and Thomas S. Schulenberg. 2012. Short-tailed Nighthawk (Lurocalis semitorquatus), Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Ithaca: Cornell Lab of Ornithology; retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: http://neotropical.birds.cornell.edu/portal/species/overview?p_p_spp=215896