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  • Scientific Names
    • Progne subis
  • Spanish
    • Golondrina azulnegra
  • French
    • hirondelle noire
  • English
    • Purple Martin
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    • PUMA
  • Portuguese
    • Andorinha-roxa

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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kleinerj

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September 24, 2016

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frankc

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April 22, 2016 09:53 AM HST

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cullin

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August 2, 2014 10:31 AM PDT

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cullin

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April 3, 2011 06:31 PM PDT

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mrfish33

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August 13, 2016 03:55 PM PDT

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March 26, 2016 10:38 AM EDT

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slsfirefight

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May 25, 2015 07:57 AM PDT

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tkoffel

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May 16, 2015 12:43 PM EDT

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johnyochum

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April 26, 2015 10:30 AM CDT

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azornoutdoors

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September 3, 2016 07:12 PM EDT

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Purple martins photographed on power line at Eagle Observation Area at Walborn Reservoir

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sansue

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May 1, 2015

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rentz_hilyer

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August 27, 2016 08:04 PM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Purple Martin (Progne subis) is the largest North American swallow. These aerial acrobats have speed and agility in flight, and when approaching their housing, will dive from the sky at great speeds with their wings tucked.

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Conservation Summary

Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.
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