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    • Progne subis
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    • Golondrina azulnegra
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    • hirondelle noire
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Recent observations

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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khimmler

Date

May 31, 2014

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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keimwj

Date

August 1, 2009 10:57 AM EDT

Description

01 Aug 2009.
Bombay Hook NWR, Kent Co, DE.
At the visitor center.

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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jameswbeck

Date

June 1, 2011

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Purple martin Progne subis

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drdon

Date

July 8, 2014 08:04 AM CDT

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(Somewhere...)

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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keimwj

Date

July 3, 2009 02:44 PM EDT

Description

03 Jul 2009.
Conowingo Dam, Harford Co, MD.
Female.

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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keimwj

Date

July 3, 2009 02:43 PM EDT

Description

03 Jul 2009.
Conowingo Dam, Harford Co, MD.
Male.

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purple martin Progne subis

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joshualincoln

Date

April 28, 2014

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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annikaml

Date

March 25, 2012 03:07 PM CDT

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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annikaml

Date

July 4, 2012 07:35 AM CDT

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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brianw

Date

August 5, 2008

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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chuckd

Date

September 10, 2014

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Purple martin Progne subis

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chrisgoforth

Date

May 28, 2014 10:32 AM 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.