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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

gpstewart

Date

March 3, 2012

Photos / Sounds

What

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...

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

goldeagle60

Date

July 17, 2014 09:35 AM EDT

Description

Large Swallow, dark gray and white.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

What

Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

johngcramer

Date

July 18, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

PUMA Progne subis

Observer

zcota

Date

July 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

amandaandmike

Date

July 6, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

keimwj

Date

July 12, 2014 02:47 PM EDT

Description

12 Jul 2014.
Longwood Gardens, Chester Co, PA.

Photos / Sounds

What

Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

keimwj

Date

July 12, 2014 02:45 PM EDT

Description

12 Jul 2014.
Longwood Gardens, Chester Co, PA.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

justjohn

Date

July 15, 2014

Place

bryan park (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Purple Martin Progne subis

Observer

mikaelb

Date

July 13, 2014 07:24 AM CDT
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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.