Eurasian Nightjar
Caprimulgus europaeus
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The Eurasian nightjar is a common palearctic migrant from October to April. The upper bird was seen near Arusha (4-12), courtesy of Gina Kirkpatrick; the 2nd row, near Mererani (1-22), courtesy of Per Holmen. The 3rd row photo was taken at Malagarasi (11-16). The 4th row bird was seen in Arusha NP (1-11), courtesy of Colin Beale. The bird in the lower two photos was netted in the Udzungwa Mountains (6-07), courtesy of Dr. Louis A. Hansen.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-22 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Colin Beale, Louis A. Hansen, Gina Kirkpatrick, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 4-10-22