Recently proposed splits for the family Owlet-nightjars
StOwlet.jpg (46 kbytes)
Starry Owlet-Nightjar, taken with permission from the cover of The Auk 117, 1 (2000). Cover plate, painting,
James Coe.

Starry Owlet-Nightjar     Aegotheles tatei
Rand   1941
s Papua New Guinea. Lowland forests.
split from: Aegotheles insignis
insert after: Aegotheles insignis
Thane K. Pratt,
Evidence for a previously unrecognized species of owlet-nightjar
The Auk 117, 1 (2000): 1-11

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