Common Potoo

Nyctibius griseus

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The common potoo, grey potoo, lesser potoo or poor-me-one (Nyctibius griseus), is a nocturnal bird which breeds in tropical Central and South America from Nicaragua to northern Argentina and northern Uruguay. The northern potoo (N. jamaicensis) was formerly classified as a subspecies of this species.

Sources and Credits

  1. (c) William Stephens, some rights reserved (CC BY), https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/63558563
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nyctibius_griseus

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