Genus Podager

 

Nacunda Nighthawk - The generic name "Podager" originates from the Latin meaning "a man suffering from gout" and reflects the awkward walking manner of this nighthawk while the specific name "nacunda" is derived from the GuaranĂ­ Indian word for a "big-mouth."

Order : Caprimulgiformes
Family : Caprimulgidae
Genus : Podager

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