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Javan Frogmouth

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Batrachostomus javensis


[edit] Identification

[edit] Distribution

Endemic to Java, Indonesia.

[edit] Taxonomy

This is a monotypic species.
Formerly considered conspecific with Blyth's Frogmouth and Palawan Frogmouth.

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[edit] Behaviour

[edit] References

  1. Gill, F and D Donsker (Eds). 2014. IOC World Bird Names (version 4.3). Available at
  2. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2014. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.9., with updates to August 2014. Downloaded from
  3. Birdforum thread discussing taxonomy of Nightjars and Frogmouths -- in posts 31-33 specifically about the range of Javan Frogmouth.

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