Lesser Nighthawk

Chordeiles acutipennis

ML90447621



eBird Checklist S18815176
San Clemente Island--West Shore (Dunes to Eel Point)
Los Angeles, California, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 32.9879, -118.5752 Map

Age
Adult
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Observation details

Found by Lindsey Mercer in the dunes north of Flasher earlier in the day. This is just the 2nd photographed record. A handful of nighthawk records exist, but not identified to species. One previously documented Lesser Nighthawk record, presumably one individual recorded three times in 2009 (18 May, 2 June, 4 June).

Technical Information

Model
Canon EOS 7D
Lens model
EF300mm f/4L IS USM
f-stop
f/5.6
Focal length
300 mm
Shutter speed
1/640 sec
ISO
200
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
1,320KB
Dimensions
1671 x 1192

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