IUCN threat status:

Endangered (EN)

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Description

This enigmatic species remains known with certainty from a single specimen, although unidentified nightjars' sound recordings, that probably refer to this species, indicate that it may be more widespread.

Endemic to DR Congo's Albertine Rift

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