Monday, 8 September 2014

Order - Caprimulgiformes
Family - Caprimulgidae (Nightjars)
Large-tailed Nightjar
Caprimulgus macrurus
长尾夜鹰
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    Size : 25-29 cm, 24-35 g
    Male 54–79 g; Female 60–77 g

    (LC : Least Concern)
    Subspecies and Distribution
  • Caprimulgus macrurus albonotatus (Tickell, 1833)
    – foothills of Himalayas E from NE Pakistan (to Bhutan and NE India), S to E India and Bangladesh.
  • Caprimulgus macrurus bimaculatus (Peale, 1848)
    – extreme NE India (S to Nagaland and Mizoram) E to S China (S Yunnan, Hainan I), and S through SE Asia to Sumatra, including Riau Archipelago.
  • Caprimulgus macrurus johnsoni (Deignan, 1955)
    – SW Philippines (Palawan; probably also Calamian Group).
  • Caprimulgus macrurus salvadorii (Sharpe, 1875)
    – Borneo, including islands off N coast (Labuan, Balambangan and Banggi), and S Sulu Is.
  • Caprimulgus macrurus macrurus (Horsfield, 1821)
    – Java and Bali.
  • Caprimulgus macrurus schlegelii (A. B. Meyer, 1874)
    – Moluccas, islands in Flores Sea, W Lesser Sundas (except Flores and Sumba), New Guinea and satellites, and most of Bismarck Archipelago, S to coastal N & NE Australia.

Date : 09 November 2014
Location : Air Hitam Dalam Educational Forest, Sungai Dua, 
Seberang Perai Utara, Pulau Pinang

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Location : Bukit Kledang, Menglembu, Daerah Kinta, Perak
Date : 28 April 2014
Location : Bukit Kledang, Menglembu, 
Daerah Kinta, Perak
Date : 02 May 2014
Location : Bukit Kledang, Menglembu, Daerah Kinta, Perak

Date : 02 May 2014
Location : Bukit Kledang, Menglembu, Daerah Kinta, Perak

Date : 02 May 2014
Location : Bukit Kledang, Menglembu, Daerah Kinta, Perak


Date : 02 May 2014
Location : Bukit Kledang, Menglembu, Daerah Kinta, Perak

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