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  • Portuguese
    • Andorinha-roxa
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    • Progne subis
  • Spanish
    • Golondrina azulnegra
  • French
    • hirondelle noire
  • English
    • Purple Martin
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • PUMA

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Recent observations

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What

Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

jen4932

Date

May 31, 2014

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Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

finatic

Date

August 9, 2014 01:56 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

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Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 9, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

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Square

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Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

nvarvel

Date

April 22, 2012

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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gpstewart

Date

March 3, 2012

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Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

sambiology

Date

July 22, 2014

Description

Bird likely hit window hard -- splashed some water on it and put it under the shade...

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Square

What

Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

goldeagle60

Date

July 17, 2014 09:35 AM EDT

Description

Large Swallow, dark gray and white.

Tags

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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johngcramer

Date

July 18, 2014

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Square

What

PUMA Progne subis

Observer

zcota

Date

July 16, 2014

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Square

What

Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

amandaandmike

Date

July 6, 2014

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What

Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

joetgen

Date

July 16, 2014 09:13 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

justjohn

Date

July 16, 2014

Place

bryan park (Google, OSM)
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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.