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Order: Caprimulgiformes (Frogmouths, Nightjars, Oilbirds, Owlet-nightjars and Potoos)

 

Family: Aegothelidae (Owlet-nightjars)

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Aegotheles bennetii terborghi Diamond, 1967 Karimui owlet-nightjar - Karimui Basin, Eastern Highlands, Papua New Guinea Rediscovered Access
Aegotheles novaezealandiae Scarlett, 1968 Owlet-nightjar pre-1280 AD New Zealand (both major islands, plus D'Urville Island) Extinct Access
Aegotheles savesi Layard & Layard, 1881 Enigmatic owlet-nightjar, New Caledonian owlet-nightjar 1880 New Caledonia Missing Access
Aegotheles tatei Pratt, 2000 Spangled owlet-nightjar - Papua New Guinea Missing Access

 

 

Family: Caprimulgidae (Nightjars)

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Caprimulgus centralasicus Vaurie, 1960 Vaurie's nightjar pre-1961 Xinjiang, China Missing Access
Setopagis maculosa (Todd, 1920) Cayenne nightjar 1917 French Guiana Missing Access
Siphonorhis daiquiri Olson, 1985 Cuban Siphonorhis Holocene Cuba Extinct Access

 

 

Family: Nyctibiidae (Potoos)

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Nyctibius leucopterus (Wied, 1821) White-winged potoo - Brazil, Guyana and Peru Rediscovered Access

 

 

Family: Podargidae (Frogmouths)

—No subordinate taxa

 

Family: Steatornithidae (Oilbird)

—No subordinate taxa