Caprimulgus carolinensis


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Noun1.Caprimulgus carolinensis - large whippoorwill-like bird of the southern United StatesCaprimulgus carolinensis - large whippoorwill-like bird of the southern United States
caprimulgid, goatsucker, nightjar - mainly crepuscular or nocturnal nonpasserine birds with mottled greyish-brown plumage and large eyes; feed on insects
Caprimulgus, genus Caprimulgus - type genus of the Caprimulgidae
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blanquinegra 106 Glaucidium brasilianun Pavita 107 Otus choliba Lechucita 108 Rhinoptynx clamator Buho NYCTIBIDAE 109 Nyctibius griseus CAPR1MULGIDAE 110 Caprimulgus carolinensis consume murcielagos (R.
otus (Linnaeus), long-eared I R owl Athene cunicularia (Molina), W R burrowing owl Bubo virginianus (Gmelin), great I C horned owl Nyctea scandiaca (Linnaeus), snow N R owl Otus asio (Linnaeus), eastern I C screech-owl Strix varia Barton, barred owl I O Order Caprimulgiformes goatsuckers, oilbirds, and allies) Family Caprimulgidae (goatsuckers) Caprimulgus carolinensis Gmelin, S R chuck-will's-widow C.