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

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Recent observations

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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joshuagsmith

Date

May 14, 2016 08:00 AM MST

Description

Two individuals briefly flew over Ayer Lake.

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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danjohnson77077

Date

January 15, 2017 07:31 PM CST

Description

sleeping in the dark next to a purple Martin house complex

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Purple Martin Progne subis

Date

June 21, 2014 07:42 PM CDT

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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chrisgoforth

Date

June 19, 2015 04:52 PM EDT

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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ruggedbynature

Date

June 26, 2016

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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ruggedbynature

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May 1, 2016

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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ruggedbynature

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April 27, 2016

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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ruggedbynature

Date

April 26, 2016

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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robbuckbirder

Date

May 22, 2014 06:17 PM EDT

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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yankechgary

Date

May 24, 2010

Description

male and female

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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lorri-gong

Date

April 13, 2012 07:59 AM PDT

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Purple Martin Progne subis

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rostamam

Date

April 10, 2012 12:00 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.
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