Nyctibiidae


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Related to Nyctibiidae: Potoo, Nyctibius

Nyctibiidae

[‚nik·tə′bī·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A family of birds in the order Caprimulgiformes including the neotropical potoos.
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huhula Crested Owl Lophostrix cristata Spectacled Owl Pulsatrix perspicillata Ferruginous Pygmy Owl Glaucidium brasilianum Oilbird Steatornithidae Oilbird Steatornis caripensis Potoos Nyctibiidae Great Potoo Nyctibius grandis Long-tailed Potoo N.
melanogaster T 1 Crotophaga ani Tapera naevia T Strigidae (3) Megascops choliba Glaucidium hardyi 2 Athene cunicularia Nyctibiidae (1) Nyctibius griseus 2 Caprimulgidae (5) Lurocalis semitorquatus 1 Chordeiles pusillus C Chordeiles sp.