caprimulgus


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Caprimulgus \Caprimulgus\ n.
   the type genus of the Caprimulgidae, including the
   whip-poor-will (Caprimulgus vociferus) and the
   chuck-will's-widow (Caprimulgus carolinensis).

   Syn: genus Caprimulgus.
        [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]
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