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Rufous Nightjar

Caprimulgus rufus


A brownish bird with dark and light patterns that help it blend into the ground.


Found in the dry leaves beneath an orange tree.

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Alajuela, Costa Rica

Lat: 10.63, Long: -84.77

Spotted on May 8, 2016
Submitted on Jun 15, 2016

Spotted for mission

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