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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Welcome Swallow Hirundo neoxena

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

February 12, 2016

Description

Apologies for the shocking photo - these are really fast and hard to get especially when they are dive bombing!

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica ssp. erythrogaster

Observer

terathopius

Date

June 19, 2015 04:42 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis

Observer

aleram54

Date

February 7, 2016 09:48 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

terathopius

Date

June 19, 2015 04:07 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota

Observer

stevensalas

Date

February 9, 2016 09:09 AM CST
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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.
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