Swamp Nightjar
Caprimulgus natalensis
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The swamp nightjar is small (21 cm), heavily spotted and vermiculated with white outer tail feathers in the male, buff in the female. The upper two photos were taken in Sametu marsh (10-13), courtesy of Daniel Rosengren; the lower two, on the Ndutu Plain near Moro Kopjes (2-19), courtesy of Marie-France Grenouillet.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-24 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Daniel Rosengren, Marie-France Grenouillet

Last Update this page: 4-13-19