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IRMNG taxon details

Caprimulgidae Vigors, 1825

101598  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:101598)

accepted
Family
Genus Caprimulgus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Chordeiles Swainson in Richardson, 1832
Genus Eleothreptus Gray, 1840
Genus Gactornis Han, Robbins & Braun, 2010
Genus Hydropsalis Wagler, 1832
Genus Lurocalis Cassin, 1851
Genus Macrodipteryx Swainson, 1837
Genus Macropsalis Sclater, 1866
Genus Nyctidromus Gould, 1838
Genus Nyctiphrynus Bonaparte, 1857
Genus Nyctiprogne Bonaparte, 1857
Genus Phalaenoptilus Ridgway, 1880
Genus Podager Wagler, 1832
Genus Siphonorhis Sclater, 1861
Genus Uropsalis Miller, 1915

Genus Nyctiphrynus Bonaparte, 1854 accepted as Nyctiphrynus Bonaparte, 1857 (nomen nudum)
Genus Nyctiprogne Bonaparte, 1854 accepted as Nyctiprogne Bonaparte, 1857 (nomen nudum)

Genus Amblypterus Gould, 1838 accepted as Eleothreptus Gray, 1840
Genus Amplypterus Wiegmann, 1838 accepted as Eleothreptus Gray, 1840
Genus Androstomus Cory, 1885 (Misspelling)
Genus Chordediles Cabanis, 1847 accepted as Chordeiles Swainson in Richardson, 1832
Genus Chordedilis Giebel, 1877 accepted as Chordeiles Swainson in Richardson, 1832
Genus Chordeilus Gray, 1840 accepted as Chordeiles Swainson in Richardson, 1832
Genus Chordiles Tschudi, 1846 accepted as Chordeiles Swainson in Richardson, 1832
Genus Diplopsalis Sclater, 1866 accepted as Hydropsalis Wagler, 1832 (published as subgenus)
Genus Eleothreptes Gray, 1847 accepted as Eleothreptus Gray, 1840
Genus Heleothreptus Sclater, 1866 accepted as Eleothreptus Gray, 1840
Genus Heliothreptus Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Eleothreptus Gray, 1840
Genus Hydropsalia Gray, 1840 accepted as Hydropsalis Wagler, 1832
Genus Hydropsallis Reichenbach, 1850 accepted as Hydropsalis Wagler, 1832
Genus Macrodypterus Antinori, 1864 (Misspelling)
Genus Macrodypteryx Bonaparte, 1849 accepted as Macrodipteryx Swainson, 1837
Genus Nictiphrynus accepted as Nyctiphrynus Bonaparte, 1857
Genus Nyctydromus Gould, 1838 accepted as Nyctidromus Gould, 1838
Genus Phalaenopterus Allen, 1907 accepted as Phalaenoptilus Ridgway, 1880
Genus Pydropsalis Lesson, 1847 accepted as Hydropsalis Wagler, 1832
Genus Pydrosalis Gray, 1869 accepted as Hydropsalis Wagler, 1832
Genus Rossornis Mathews, 1918 accepted as Caprimulgus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Scotornis Swainson, 1837 (Misspelling)
Genus Semeiophorus Gould, 1838 accepted as Macrodipteryx Swainson, 1837
Genus Semiophorus Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Macrodipteryx Swainson, 1837
Genus Veles Bangs, 1918 accepted as Caprimulgus Linnaeus, 1758

Genus Antrostomus Bonaparte, 1838 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Lyncornis Gould, 1838 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Macrodipterus Swainson, 1836 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Otophanes Brewster, 1888 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Scortornis Swainson, 1837 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Systellura Ridgway, 1912 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Ventivorus Mourer-Chauvire, 1988 † (uncertain, unassessed)
marine, brackish
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2018). Caprimulgidae Vigors, 1825. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=101598 on 2020-01-28
Date
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2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
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2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
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basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Aves (Class) > Neornithes (Subclass) > Neognathae (Superorder) > Strigiformes (Order) > Caprimulgidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Nightjars. Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): T; stratigraphic range: Eocene (Lutetian)-Holocene (?Recent). Includes marine genera (Aphia 2006) [details]

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