Montane (Abyssinian) Nightjar
Caprimulgus poliocephalus
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The montane nightjar has white spots in the primaries and white distal outer tail feathers. The bird in the upper four images was netted in a large meadow in the Udzungwa mountains (6-07), courtesy of Dr. Louis A. Hansen. Click the right lower photo to see six enlargements.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-16 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
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Dr. Louis A. Hansen, Jason Anderson

Last Update this page: 4-22-15