Birds of Colombia

    CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Caprimulgidae (Nightjars)  
Genus: Antrostomus (2 species, 12 worldwide)


Chuck-will's-widow
Chuck-will's-widow (Antrostomus carolinensis)
Texas, United States
  Northern migrant. A very large nighthawk.
   
Photograph by George Scott Photography   © All Rights Reserved.

Rufous Nightjar
Rufous Nightjar (Antrostomus rufus rutilus)
SÃO PAULO, Brazil  
   
Photograph by Dario Sanches     Copyright and usage info

Note long white brow that connects to white collar that connects across the throat.


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