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Recent observations

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What

Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

pwdeacon

Date

May 8, 2015 11:50 AM EDT

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What

Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor

Observer

pwdeacon

Date

May 8, 2015 11:48 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Welcome Swallow Hirundo neoxena

Observer

andrew_mc

Date

December 8, 2016 10:59 PM AEDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica

Observer

mazer

Date

March 22, 2013 04:17 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Swallows and Martins Family Hirundinidae

Observer

treegrow

Date

December 4, 2016 02:13 PM EST

Description

La Fortuna de San Carlos, Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica

Observer

lbullington24

Date

July 22, 2015 09:32 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis

Observer

sandino_guerrero

Date

December 7, 2016 08:43 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Common House-Martin Delichon urbicum

Observer

jakob

Date

August 30, 2016

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What

Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica

Observer

aragarcaaguilar

Date

November 11, 2016

Description

Mide alrededor de 20cm de longitud. El macho de talla pequeña. Tiene la cabeza y la espalda de un color azul gris. Cresta corta. Un anillo blanco en los ojos. Garganta y pecho grises. Abdomen café pálido. Amarillo ocre en los costados. Parte inferior de la rabadilla color amarillo brillante. Cola oscura con la parte interna negra y una ancha franja blanca. Pico corto negro. Patas negruzcas. Las hembras tienen la cabeza, espalda, pecho y abdomen color café canela. Los jóvenes son parecidos a la hembra adulta pero con el vientre ligeramente amarillento.

Photos / Sounds

What

Southern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx ruficollis

Observer

wouterkoch

Date

December 7, 2016 07:07 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

White-banded Swallow Atticora fasciata

Observer

awijker

Date

October 31, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Brown-chested Martin Progne tapera

Observer

awijker

Date

October 27, 2014
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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.

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