Whip-poor-will

Description
Skin of adult female whip-poor-will - a bird in the nightjar familly - collected in Florida 28 December 1893. From the collection of RP Nicholls.
Accession Loan No.
81/1915/161
Collection Class
Birds
Common Name
whip-poor-will
Simple Name
bird: skin
Full Name
CAPRIMULGIDAE: Caprimulgus vociferus vociferus Wilson: whip-poor-will
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
Nicholls, Mr Richard Perrott (from the collection of)
Collection Town
Cedar Key
Collection County
Florida
Collection Country
United States of America
Collection Area Region
North America
Collection Continent
North America
Phylum
CHORDATA: VERTEBRATA
Family
CAPRIMULGIDAE
Genus
Caprimulgus
Species
vociferus vociferus

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