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Swift, Sick's
Bird Info
Bird Info
Conservation status
Scientific Name:
Chaetura meridionalis
Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, French Guiana, Global, Paraguay, Peru, South America, Suriname, Venezuela Read more
Related Reading
The global population size has not been quantified, but the species is described as common in its breeding range and less common in its wintering range (del Hoyo et al. 1999). ...
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It breeds in south-eastern Brazil and adjacent parts of Argentina, Paraguay and Bolivia, but is believed to spend the Austral winter further north in the Amazon basin, northern South America and Panama. Its exact wintering range is, however, poorly known due to the highly complex matter of field identification of a number of very similar Chaetura swifts found in central and northern South America. In addition to the previously mentioned countries, there are records from Colombia, Venezuela, Suriname and French Guiana. ...
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