Order
Caprimulgiformes
Family
Caprimulgidae
Genus
Chordeiles
 
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Lesser Nighthawk Chordeiles acutipennis

Steven C. Latta and Michael E. Baltz
Version: 2.0 — Published October 1, 2012

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Figure 1. Distribution of the Lesser Nighthawk in North and Central America. - Range Map
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  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Figure 1. Distribution of the Lesser Nighthawk in North and Central America.

This species also breeds in South America. See text for details.

Recommended Citation

Latta, S. C. and M. E. Baltz (2012). Lesser Nighthawk (Chordeiles acutipennis), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (A. F. Poole, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bna.314