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Related to Chordeiles: bull bat, Chordeilinae
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Noun1.Chordeiles - a genus of Caprimulgidae
bird genus - a genus of birds
bullbat, mosquito hawk, nighthawk - mainly nocturnal North American goatsucker
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Firsthand experience with and knowledge of the seasonal male advertisement call characteristics is also important so it can be distinguished with certainty from the other natural "trilling" sounds produced by sympatric or parapatric species (red-spotted toad, Anaxyrus punctatus; Lesser Nighthawk, Chordeiles acutipennis; and possibly insects).
1 Unidentified gulls Laridae 5 trace trace Arctic tern Sterna paradisea 5 0 0 Mourning dove Zenaida macrouro (a) 8 -- -- (Great horned owl Bubo virginianus) -- -- -- Common nighthawk Chordeiles minor (a) 8 -- -- White-throated swift Aeronautes saxatalis (a) 7 61.
02 R virgnianus Glaucicdium Northern Pygmy-Owl SR gnome Chordeiles Lesser Nighthawk SR 0.