Puerto Rican nightjar (Caprimulgus noctitherus)

Also known as: Puerto Rican whip-poor-will
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCaprimulgiformes
FamilyCaprimulgidae
GenusCaprimulgus (1)

Classified as Critically Endangered (CR) on the IUCN Red List (1).

Information on the Puerto Rican nightjar is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact: arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

  1. IUCN Red List (May, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org