n.1.(Zool.) A bird (Nyctidromus albicollis) ranging from Texas to South America. It is allied to the night hawk and goatsucker.
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Among the endemics are such unusual forms as Palmchat (Dulus dominicus), Least Parauque (Siphonorhis brewsteri), and Bay-breasted Cuckoo (Coccyzus rufigularis), plus an assortment of ground-tanagers, palm-tanagers, chat-tanagers, todies, and crows.