Birds of Colombia

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

Chuck-will's-widow (Antrostomus carolinensis) Near Threatened
Texas, United States  
Photograph by George Scott Photography   © All Rights Reserved.

Northern migrant. A very large nighthawk.

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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