The savanna nightjar (Caprimulgus affinis) is a species of nightjar found in South and Southeast Asia. Eight subspecies are recognised: C. a. monticolus, C. a. amoyensis, C. a. stictomus, C. a. affinis, C. a. timorensis, C. a. griseatus, C. a. mindanensis and C. a. propinquus. Its habitat is open forest and areas with scrub. Its length is about 25 cm (9.8 in). The upperparts are brownish-grey and vermiculated, with pale brown speckles. The underparts are brown, with bars. The savanna nightjar is nocturnal. Its song is a squeaky kweek kweek. The IUCN Red List has assessed the species to be of least concern because it has a large range and its population trend is stable.
Savanna Nightjar
Date Location Count
2021-07-19 19:06GEB Ash Pond, Pethapur1
2021-07-11 04:30Head Marala1
2021-07-09 06:22Shokaliya1
2021-07-16 22:00Bhigwan -- Kumbhargaon Bird Sanctuary1
2021-07-10 15:52Kishanpura (Machal) Wetland, Indore3
2021-06-27 10:50Ashapur, Madhya Pradesh, IN (22.499, 75.741)3
2021-07-17 05:40Kali Radi- Sariska Raj.2
2021-07-17 17:27Pimprisekam-River Bhogawati1
2021-07-17 05:54Aravalli Biodiversity Park, Gurgaon1
2021-07-17 19:55Jayamangali Blackbuck Reserve1
2021-06-28 16:45Panna National Park1
2021-07-17 05:00Banjar River, Chaukitola1
2021-07-03 06:59Wang Phikun--Bueng Ee Thao1
2021-06-30 16:36Tuas South Boulevard10
2021-07-05 07:20Neo Tiew Harvest Lane2
2021-07-17 18:16Clementi Forest and Green Corridor at King Albert Park2
2021-07-03 08:07Lorong Halus Wetland (inc. Serangoon Reservoir and former 'Serangoon')1
2021-07-19 19:34Pasir Ris Park Mangrove Forest1
2021-07-02 11:00Jakarta--Sheraton Bandara Airport Hotel1
2021-07-17 19:30Fung Lok Wai4
2021-07-23 07:00Bali Barat NP3
2021-07-09 19:20嘉義--高鐵嘉義站(Chiayi--High Speed Rail Chiayi Station)2
2021-07-21 19:45台南--二甲溪沿岸(Tainan-- Erjia River Banks)1
2021-07-17 18:30高雄--高雄都會公園(Kaohsiung--Kaohsiung Metropolitan Park)2
2021-07-19 18:40Campuhan Ridge (Ubud)2
2021-06-26 20:34嘉義--嘉義市文化路郵局(Chiayi--Chiayi City Wenhua Rd. Post Office)1
2021-07-09 19:03嘉義--文化公園(Chiayi--Wenhua Park)2
2021-07-18 17:42雲林--虎尾惠來里(Yunlin--Huwei Huilai Village)3
2021-07-19 19:17嘉義--嘉義大學森林暨自然資源學系(Chiayi--NCYU Forestry and Natural Resources Department)1
2021-07-02 19:22彰化--社頭草仔埤巷2
2021-07-04 19:12高雄--杉林國中(Kaohsiung--Shanling Junior High School)2
2021-07-11 17:43高雄--美濃中正湖(美濃湖)水雉棲地(Kaohsiung--Meinong Zhongzheng Lake Pheasant-tailed Jacana Habitat)2
2021-06-27 23:40雲林湖本IBA--湖本生態合作社(Huben IBA--Pitta Café)1
2021-06-30 07:15南投--竹山小黃山風景區(Nantou--Zhushan Xiaohuangshan Sceneic Area)1
2021-07-13 22:16屏東--東港溪老埤段(Pingtung--Donggang River Laopi Section)1
2021-07-03 04:53屏東--屏東科技大學(Pingtung--Pingtung University of Science and Technology)2
2021-07-13 22:54南投--集集 民生路-民生路九巷交叉口(Nantou--Jiji Mingshan Rd. & Mingshan Rd. 9th Alley Intersection)1
2021-07-22 19:05南投--集集清水溪(大芒果樹-大園橋-八張橋)(Nantou--Jiji Qingshui Creek (Big Mango Tree-Dayuan Bridge-Bazhang Bridge)1
2021-07-08 07:34南投--集集特生中心新建園區(Nantou--Jiji TESRI New Construction Plant)1
2021-07-04 04:38新竹濱海IBA--南寮漁港(Hsinchu Coast IBA--Nanliao Harbor)2
2021-07-24 17:05屏東--恆春機場週邊農地(Pingtung--Farmland around Hengchun Airport)5
2021-07-23 10:20南投--埔里公田溝(Nantou--Puli Gongtiangou)1
2021-07-17 07:04台東知本濕地IBA--全區(Zhiben Wetland IBA--All Area)1
2021-07-15 16:55台東--知本溪口南岸(Taitung--Zhiben River Mouth South Bank)1
2021-07-17 05:15台東知本濕地IBA--知本溪口北岸海灘(Zhiben Wetland IBA--Beach area of Zhiben River N. coast)2
2021-07-17 07:04台東知本IBA--知本濕地/湖(Zhiben Wetland IBA--Zhiben Wetland/Pond)1
2021-07-09 19:06台北--北投吉利公園(Taipei--Beitou Jili Park)1
2021-07-07 16:42基隆--海洋大學(Keelung--National Taiwan Ocean University)1