Caprimulgus europaeus

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Noun1.Caprimulgus europaeus - Old World goatsuckerCaprimulgus europaeus - Old World goatsucker      
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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Key words: polyomavirus, polymerase chain reaction, sequence analyses, avian, nightjars, Caprimulgus europaeus
Foraging by Nightjars Caprimulgus europaeus away from their nesting areas.
Stable or increasing populations of Tetrao tetrix, Caprimulgus europaeus, Coracias garrulus, Lullula arborea, Anthus campestris and red-backed shrike (Lanius collurio) breeding and/or foraging in habitat 2320, and of Tetrao tetrix, Grus grus, Tringa glareola and Caprimulgus europaeus in the bog habitat;