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Swallow, Red-rumped
Bird Info
Bird Info
Conservation status
Scientific Name:
Hirundo daurica
Afghanistan, Africa, Albania, Asia, Atlantic Islands, Australasia, Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Bhutan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, British Isles, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cambodia, Central Africa, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, East Africa, Eastern Europe excluding Russia, England, Estonia, Europe, Finland, France, Germany, Global, Greece, Greenland, Hong Kong Read more
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The global population size has not been quantified, but this species is described as 'common' in most of its range, 'uncommon' to 'locally common' in western Africa, and 'rather local' in eastern Africa (del Hoyo et al. 2004). ...
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The Red-rumped Swallow (Cecropis daurica) is a small passerine bird in the swallow family. It breeds in open hilly country of temperate southern Europe and Asia from Portugal and Spain to Japan, India and tropical Africa. The Indian and African birds are resident, but European and other Asian birds are migratory. They winter in Africa or India and are vagrants to Christmas Island and northern Australia. ...
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