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Slender-tailed nightjar

Slender-tailed nightjar

The slender-tailed nightjar (Caprimulgus clarus) is a species of nightjar in the family Caprimulgidae. It is found in Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda.

Slender-tailed nightjar
Roosting on the ground near Lake Baringo, Kenya
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Caprimulgiformes
Family: Caprimulgidae
Genus: Caprimulgus
C. clarus
Binomial name
Caprimulgus clarus
Reichenow, 1892


  1. BirdLife International (2016). "Caprimulgus clarus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2016: e.T22690012A93257097. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22690012A93257097.en. Retrieved 11 November 2021.
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