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Jimena
Jimena 8 years ago

nice! thanks!

Kassius Santos
Kassius Santos 8 years ago

Yes Jimena, both species really looks so similar! But they are in different families, although they are in the same order - Caprimulgiformes . Common Potoo is in Nictibiidae family and the Australian species is in the Podargidae family. Note that the format of the beak is different in the two species.

Jimena
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Jimena

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Oct 10, 2011
Submitted on Oct 10, 2011

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