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Common Nighthawk

Chordeiles minor


The common nighthawk is a medium-sized crepuscular or nocturnal bird within the nightjar family, whose presence and identity are best revealed by its vocalization. Typically dark, displaying cryptic colouration and intricate patterns, this bird is difficult to spot with the naked eye during the day. Wikipedia

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1 Comment

Hema a year ago

Beautiful capture!I simply love these and the poorwills.

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Alberta, Canada

Spotted on Jun 15, 2013
Submitted on Dec 19, 2018

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