Classification
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  • English
    • Swallows and Martins
  • Scientific Names
    • Hirundinidae
  • Spanish
    • Golondrinas

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Recent observations

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What

Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

larry522

Date

August 22, 2015 09:10 AM EDT

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What

Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica

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alfonsoprieto

Date

July 15, 2015

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What

Swallows and Martins Family Hirundinidae

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botanygirl

Date

August 30, 2015 12:06 PM EDT

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What

House Martin Delichon urbicum

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lungta

Date

August 31, 2015 02:28 PM CEST

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What

Cave Swallow Petrochelidon fulva

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carloscarrera

Date

May 21, 2013

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No photos or sounds

What

Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica

Observer

dmytro

Date

August 30, 2015 01:58 PM EDT

Description

Angular wings

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No photos or sounds

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Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica

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jessslade

Date

August 30, 2015 11:45 AM EDT

Description

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Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

norma6201

Date

August 4, 2015 06:36 AM MST

Description

Found several Purple Martins flying around a large saguaro on the bank above Cienega Creek. Both male & females. Females were entering cavities near top of Saguaro, male was resting on top.
Martins have inhabited this Saguaro on previous years during this time of year for nesting or roosting.

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Cave Swallow Petrochelidon fulva

Observer

tiwane

Date

August 29, 2015 10:48 AM PDT

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No photos or sounds

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Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica

Observer

jcrowley12

Date

July 21, 2015 07:17 PM MDT

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What

Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica

Observer

bionayelli26

Date

August 16, 2015

Description

Hirundo rustica

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House Martin Delichon urbicum

Observer

anis

Date

July 17, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

The swallows and martins are a group of passerine birds in the family Hirundinidae which are characterised by their adaptation to aerial feeding. Swallow is used colloquially in Europe as a synonym for the Barn Swallow.

No range data available.