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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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State listed species that were recorded include the state endangered osprey (Pandion haliaetus) at Pleasant Run and state special concern red-shouldered hawk (Buteo lineatus) at Brookside Park, common nighthawk (Chordeiles minor) at Fall Creek, peregrine falcon (1-70 and Rural St.), and black-and-white warbler (Mniotilta varia) at Brookside Park (Division of Fish & Wildlife 2015).
Para el caso especifico de Chordeiles acutipennis se la ha observado ocasionalmente en otras zonas del distrito de La Molina, no en el mismo campus.
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).
The goatsuckers, which include common nighthawks (Chordeiles minor), the third member of this family found in New York, belong to the Caprimulgidae family.
Twelve nocturnal BBA surveys (22 field-h) were conducted in 2005-2007 for the American Bittern (Botaurus lentiginosus), Least Bittern (Ixobrychus exilis), Virginia Rail (Rallus limicola), Sora (Porzana carolina), American Woodcock (Scolopax minor), Eastern Screech-Owl (Megascops asio), Barred Owl (Strix varia), Common Nighthawk (Chordeiles minor), and Whip-poor-will (Caprimulgus vociferous).
Examples of avian species that were observed within anthropogenic habitats and either fed, roosted, or both within villages and farms include the smooth-billed ani (Crotophaga ani), common nighthawk (Chordeiles minor), white-collared swift (Streptoprocne zonaris), Pacific hornero (Furnarius cinnamomeus), lemon-rumped tanager (Ramphocelus icteronotus), swallow tanager (Tersina viridis), blue and white swallow (Notiochelidon cyanoleuca cyanoleuca), blue-black grassquit (Volatinia jacarina), shiny cowbird (Molothrus bonariensis aequatorialis), turkey vulture (Cathartes aura), black vulture (Coragyps atratus), cattle egret (Bubulcus ibis), and a variety of members of the Tyrannidae family (flycatchers) and Troglodytidae (wrens).
The lesser nighthawk (Chordeiles acutipennis) nests on the gravel-covered soil of the desert.
Caprimulgiformes, a large taxon that includes aerial insectivores, such as the Common Nighthawk (Chordeiles minor), is one of the least studied avian clades worldwide due to the nocturnal and crepuscular nature of its member species (Cleere, 1998).
In the summer of 1995, five species were the most abundant taxa in the bird community: Amphispiza bilineata (25.23%), Cardinalis sinuatus (12.30%), Thryomanes bewickii (8.0%), Chordeiles acutipennis (8.30%) and Polioptila melanura (7.07%).
vociferus Wilson, whip-poor- I C will Chordeiles minor (Forster), I O common nighthawk Order Apodiformes (swifts and hummingbirds) Family Apodidae (swifts) Chaetura pelagica (Linnaeus), I A chimney swift Family Trochilidae (hummingbords) Archilochus colubris (Linnaeus), I C ruby-throated hummingbird Selasphorus rufus (Gmelin), I R rufous hummingbird Order Coraciiformes (todies, motmots, and kingfishers) Family Alcedinidae (kingfishers) Ceryle alcyon (Linnaeus), belted I O kingfisher Order Piciformes (woodpeckers and allies) Family Picidae (woodpeckers) Colaptes auratus (Linnaeus), I C northern flicker Dryocopus pileatus (Linnaeus), I O pileated woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus (Linnaeus), I C red-bellied woodspecker M.