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English NameMoluccan Owlet-Nightjar@
Scientific NameAegotheles crinifrons
German NameMolukkenschwalm
Spanish NameEgotelo Moluqueño
French NameÉgothèle des Moluques
Moluccan Owlet -Nightjar A.crinifrons Thanks to Pete Morris and Birdquest
Moluccan Owlet -Nightjar A.crinifrons Thanks to Pete Morris and Birdquest
Peters Family NameAEGOTHELIDAE:Owlet-NightjarsOrder2,823.0
Sibley Monroe Family NameAEGOTHELIDAE:Owlet-NightjarsOrder2,346.0
Gill Family NameAEGOTHELIDAE:Owlet-NightjarsOrder2,822.0
New 2013 Family NameAEGOTHELIDAE:Owlet-NightjarsOrder1,037.000
 
English Synonyms
  • Halmahera Owlet-Nightjar
  • Long-whiskered Owlet-Nightjar
  • Painted Owlet-Nightjar
Authority(Bonaparte 1850)
Habitatprimary,mature secondary & lightly logged forest and forest edges;also coconut plantations & cultivated areas;0-1250m on Halmahera,0-1800m on Bacan
BreedingNo information
Movement
Sedentary