Short-tailed nightjar/Lurocalis
Rufous-bellied Nightjar art
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Otidae
Superorder: Strisores
Family: Caprimulgidae
Genus: Lurocalis
Cassin, 1851

Lurocalis is a genus of nightjar in the Caprimulgidae family. It is native to the New World and contains the following species:[1]


  1. ^ "Lurocalis". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 29 Abril 2011.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)


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