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Swift, African Palm
Bird Info
Bird Info
Conservation status
Scientific Name:
Cypsiurus parvus
Africa, Angola, Asia, Botswana, Burundi, Central Africa, Comores, East Africa, Eastern Cape Province, Free State Province, Gauteng Province, Global, Horn of Africa, Ilkeliani, Indian Ocean Islands, Kenya, KwaZulu Natal Province, Limpopo Province, Madagascar, Malawi, Middle East, Mozambique, Mpumalanga Province, Namibia, Nigeria, North Africa, North West Province, Northern Cape Province, Rwanda, South Africa Read more
Related Reading
The global population size has not been quantified, but the species is reported to be common to locally abundant (del Hoyo et al. 1999). ...
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It is a common resident breeder in tropical Africa. The down and feather nest is glued to the underside of a palm leaf with saliva, which is also used to secure the usually two eggs. This is a fast flying bird of open country, which is strongly associated with Oil Palms. ...
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