Eurostopodus archboldi. The seldom seen Archbold's Nightjar...
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Image #cld1504731
SpeciesEurostopodus archboldi
LocalityWest Papua, Indonesia
DescriptionThe seldom seen Archbold's Nightjar is endemic to the highest mountains of New Guinea, where it can be found in open alpine habitats. Like other nightjars it sleeps by day on the ground using excellent camouflage to conceal itself. 
Keywordsanimal | archbolds | arfak | bird | camouflage | caprimulgidae | fauna | guinea | irian | jaya | montane | mountains | new | nightjar | nocturnal | wildlife

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