Phalaenoptilus


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Related to Phalaenoptilus: poorwill
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Noun1.Phalaenoptilus - a genus of CaprimulgidaePhalaenoptilus - a genus of Caprimulgidae    
bird genus - a genus of birds
Phalaenoptilus nuttallii, poorwill - goatsucker of western North America
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1985), Common Poorwills Phalaenoptilus nuttallii (Mills, 1986; Brigham and Barclay, 1992; Woods and Brigham, 2008), and Australian Owlet-nightjars Aegotheles cristatus (Brigham et al.