Members of this order include Nightjars (family Caprimulgidae), Owlet-Frogmouths (family Aegothelidae), Potoos (family Nyctibiidae), Frogmouths (family Podargidae), and Oilbirds (family Steatornithidae).
Antillean Nighthawk (Chordeiles gundlachii)
Photo of this species taken in Florida.
Caprimulgus vociferus (Antrostomus vociferus)
Describes this bird's feeding habits, nesting, habitat, and physical appearance. Includes an illustration.
Common Nighthawk (Chordeiles minor)
Photo, sound file, and facts about this bird's habitat, diet, and physical traits.
Common Pauraque (Nyctidromus albicollis)
Photo plus brief facts about behavior, song, and range.
Common Poorwill (Phalaenoptilus nuttallii)
Species account describes the physical appearance, song, distribution, diet, and ecology of this bird.
Common Poorwill (Phalaenoptilus nuttallii)
Identifying traits, photos, distribution maps, and taxonomy chart.
European Nightjar (Caprimulgus europaeus)
Discusses the distinguishing features, habitat, and diet of this bird. Includes a photograph.
Lesser Nighthawk (Chordeiles acutipennis)
Identification tips, migration status, breeding habitat, and taxonomy chart.
Whip-poor-will (Caprimulgus vociferus)
Photo, range maps, and facts about this bird's diet, habitat, and physical characteristics.
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