Sickle-winged Nightjar Eleothreptus anomalus


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Bornschein, M. R.; Reinert, B. L.; Bocon, R. 1996. A new record of the Sickle-winged Nightjar Eleothreptus anomalus for southern Brazil. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 116: 125-126.

Capper, D.R., Clay, R.P., Madroño Nieto, A., Mazar Barnett, J., Burfield, I.J., Esquivel, E.Z., Kennedy, C.P., Perrens, M. and Pople, R.G. 2001. First records, noteworthy observations and new distributional data for birds in Paraguay. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 121: 23-37.

Cleere, N., and Nurney, D. 1998. Nightjars: a guide to nightjars and related nightbirds. Pica Press, Robertsbridge, U.K.

Collar, N. J.; Gonzaga, L. P.; Krabbe, N.; Madroño Nieto, A.; Naranjo, L. G.; Parker, T. A.; Wege, D. C. 1992. Threatened birds of the Americas: the ICBP/IUCN Red Data Book. International Council for Bird Preservation, Cambridge, U.K.

del Hoyo, J.; Elliott, A.; Sargatal, J. 1999. Handbook of the Birds of the World, vol. 5: Barn-owls to Hummingbirds. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

Dinerstein, E.; Olson, D. M.; Graham, D. J.; Webster, A. L.; Primm, S. A.; Bookbinder, M. P.; Ledec, G. 1995. A conservation assesssment of the terrestrial ecoregions of Latin America and the Caribbean. World Bank, Washington, D.C.

Hayes, F. E. 1995. Status, distribution and biogeography of the birds of Paraguay. American Birding Association, Colorado Springs.

Kirwan, G. M.; Martuscelli, P.; Silveira, L. F.; Williams, R. S. R. 1999. Recent records of the Sickle-winged Nightjar Eleopthreptus anomalus. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 119: 202-206.

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Pearman, M.; Abadie, E. I. Undated. Mesopotamia grasslands and wetlands survey, 1991--1993: conservation of threatened birds and habitat in north-east Argentina.

Straneck, R. J.; Vinas, M. J. 1994. Comentários sobre costumbres y manifestaciones acústicas del atajacaminos de los Pantanos, Eleothreptus anomalus (Gould, 1838) (Aves: Caprimulgidae). Nótulas Faunísticas 67: 1-4.

Further resources

Detailed species account from the Threatened birds of the Americas: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 1992). Please note, taxonomic treatment and IUCN Red List category may have changed since publication.

Recuento detallado de la especie tomado del libro Aves Amenazadas de las Americas, Libro Rojo de BirdLife International (BirdLife International 1992). Nota: la taxonomoía y la categoría de la Lista Roja de la UICN pudo haber cambiado desde esta publicación.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Eleothreptus anomalus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/12/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/12/2021.