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Swallow, Red-chested
 
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Scientific Name:
Hirundo lucida
Location(s):
Africa, Central Africa, Global, Horn of Africa, Ilkeliani, Nigeria, North Africa, West Africa Read more
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IUCN
The global population size has not been quantified, but the species is described as uncommon to locally common and sometimes abundant (del Hoyo et al. 2004). ...
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Wikipedia
It was formerly considered a subspecies of the closely resembling Barn Swallow, however, The adult Red-chested Swallow differs in being slightly smaller than its migratory relative, in addition to having a narrower blue breast band and shorter tail streamers; juveniles are more comparable to Barn Swallow chicks.[ 3] ...
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