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collared nightjar, Gactornis enarratus, is a species of nightjar in...

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Caption: collared nightjar, Gactornis enarratus, is a species of nightjar in the Caprimulgidae family. It is endemic to Madagascar. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland rainforest forests and subtropical or tropical mangrove forests. Andasibe Mantadia National Park, Perinet reserve, Perinet's rainforest, It is the best park for the indri, the largest lemur, and two of the 62 resident groups have been habituated, making them easy to see. There are eight other species of lemur in Andasibe and the most commonly seen include the grey bamboo lemurs, brown lemurs and woolly lemurs. There are some wonderful chameleons in the reserve including the two-foot long Parson's chameleon and the tiny nose-horned chameleon. Frogs are plentiful and birding highlights include Madagascar blue pigeon, coral-billed nuthatches and the Madagascar long-eared owl. There are four species to see at Lemur Island, including the bamboo lemur, the black & white ruffed lemur, brown lemur and diademed sifaka. Madagascar: Africa, NightjarC7468s5.tif
Location: Andasibe Mantadia National Park
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