Syke's Nightjar

Caprimulgus mahrattensis

Sykes's nightjar or the Sindh nightjar is a nightjar species found in northwestern South Asia. The name commemorates Colonel William Henry Sykes, who served with the British military in India.
Status: Least concern
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Taxonomy
KingdomAnimalia
DivisionChordata
ClassAves
OrderCaprimulgiformes
FamilyCaprimulgidae
GenusCaprimulgus
SpeciesC. mahrattensis
Photographed in
India