Family : Apodidae

106 present species in the family of Apodidae

Classification :
Alphabetical
English name Scientific name Common name
African Black SwiftApus barbatusMartinet du Cap
African Palm SwiftCypsiurus parvusMartinet des palmes
Alpine SwiftTachymarptis melbaMartinet à ventre blanc
Ameline SwiftletAerodramus amelisSalangane grise
American Black SwiftCypseloides nigerMartinet sombre
Andean SwiftAeronautes andecolusMartinet des Andes
Antillean Palm SwiftTachornis phoenicobiaMartinet petit-rollé
Asian Palm SwiftCypsiurus balasiensisMartinet batassia
Atiu SwiftletAerodramus sawtelliSalangane de Cook
Australian SwiftletAerodramus terraereginaeSalangane d'Australie
Band-rumped SwiftChaetura spinicaudusMartinet spinicaude
Bare-legged SwiftletAerodramus nuditarsusSalangane de Salomonsen
Bates's SwiftApus batesiMartinet de Bates
Böhm's SpinetailNeafrapus boehmiMartinet de Böhm
Biscutate SwiftStreptoprocne biscutataMartinet à collier interrompu
Black SpinetailTelacanthura melanopygiaMartinet de Chapin
Black-nest SwiftletAerodramus maximusSalangane à nid noir
Blyth's SwiftApus leuconyxMartinet de Blyth
Bornean SwiftletCollocalia dodgeiSalangane du Kinabalu
Bradfield's SwiftApus bradfieldiMartinet de Bradfield
Brown-backed NeedletailHirundapus giganteusMartinet géant
Cape Verde SwiftApus alexandriMartinet du Cap-Vert
Cassin's SpinetailNeafrapus cassiniMartinet de Cassin
Cave SwiftletCollocalia linchiSalangane linchi
Chapman's SwiftChaetura chapmaniMartinet de Chapman
Chestnut-collared SwiftStreptoprocne rutilaMartinet à collier roux
Chimney SwiftChaetura pelagicaMartinet ramoneur
Common SwiftApus apusMartinet noir
Cook's SwiftApus cookiMartinet de Cook
Costa Rican SwiftChaetura fumosaMartinet du Costa Rica
Dark-rumped SwiftApus acuticaudaMartinet de l'Assam
Edible-nest SwiftletAerodramus fuciphagusSalangane à nid blanc
Fernando Po SwiftApus sladeniaeMartinet de Fernando Po
Forbes-Watson's SwiftApus berlioziMartinet de Berlioz
Germain's SwiftletAerodramus germaniSalangane de German
Giant SwiftletHydrochous gigasSalangane géante
Glossy SwiftletCollocalia esculentaSalangane soyeuse
Glossy Swiftlet (marginata)Collocalia esculenta marginataSalangane des Philippines
Great Dusky SwiftCypseloides senexMartinet à tête grise
Great Swallow-tailed SwiftPanyptila sanctihieronymiMartinet de San Geronimo
Grey-rumped SwiftChaetura cinereiventrisMartinet à croupion gris
Halmahera SwiftletAerodramus infuscatusSalangane des Moluques
Himalayan SwiftletAerodramus brevirostrisSalangane de l'Himalaya
Himalayan Swiftlet (rogersi)Aerodramus brevirostris rogersiSalangane indochinoise
Horus SwiftApus horusMartinet horus
House SwiftApus nipalensisMartinet malais
Indian SwiftletAerodramus unicolorSalangane de Malabar
Island SwiftletAerodramus inquietusSalangane des Carolines
Lesser Antillean SwiftChaetura martinicaMartinet chiquesol
Lesser Swallow-tailed SwiftPanyptila cayennensisMartinet de Cayenne
Little SwiftApus affinisMartinet des maisons
Madagascan SpinetailZoonavena grandidieriMartinet de Grandidier
Malagasy Black SwiftApus balstoniMartinet malgache
Mariana SwiftletAerodramus bartschiSalangane de Guam
Marquesan SwiftletAerodramus ocistusSalangane des Marquises
Mascarene SwiftletAerodramus francicusSalangane des Mascareignes
Mato Grosso SwiftChaetura viridipennisMartinet de l'Amazone
Mayr's SwiftletAerodramus orientalisSalangane de Mayr
Mossy-nest SwiftletAerodramus salanganaSalangane de la Sonde
Mottled SpinetailTelacanthura ussheriMartinet d'Ussher
Mottled SwiftTachymarptis aequatorialisMartinet marbré
Mountain SwiftletAerodramus hirundinaceusSalangane de montagne
Neotropical Palm SwiftTachornis squamataMartinet claudia
Nyanza SwiftApus niansaeMartinet du Nyanza
Pacific SwiftApus pacificusMartinet de Sibérie
Palau SwiftletAerodramus pelewensisSalangane des Palau
Pale-rumped SwiftChaetura egregiaMartinet de Bolivie
Pallid SwiftApus pallidusMartinet pâle
Papuan Spine-tailed SwiftMearnsia novaeguineaeMartinet papou
Philippine Spine-tailed SwiftMearnsia picinaMartinet des Philippines
Philippine SwiftletAerodramus mearnsiSalangane de Mearns
Plain SwiftApus unicolorMartinet unicolore
Purple NeedletailHirundapus celebensisMartinet des Célèbes
Pygmy Palm SwiftTachornis furcataMartinet pygmée
Pygmy SwiftletCollocalia troglodytesSalangane pygmée
Rothschild's SwiftCypseloides rothschildiMartinet de Rothschild
Sabine's SpinetailRhaphidura sabiniMartinet de Sabine
Salim Ali's SwiftApus salimaliiMartinet de Salim Ali
Sao Tome SpinetailZoonavena thomensisMartinet de Sao Tomé
Scarce SwiftSchoutedenapus myoptilusMartinet de Shoa
Schouteden's SwiftSchoutedenapus schoutedeniMartinet de Schouteden
Seram SwiftletAerodramus ceramensisSalangane de Céram
Seychelles SwiftletAerodramus elaphrusSalangane des Seychelles
Short-tailed SwiftChaetura brachyuraMartinet polioure
Sick's SwiftChaetura meridionalisMartinet d'André
Silver-backed NeedletailHirundapus cochinchinensisMartinet de Cochinchine
Silver-rumped SpinetailRhaphidura leucopygialisMartinet leucopyge
Sooty SwiftCypseloides fumigatusMartinet fuligineux
Spot-fronted SwiftCypseloides cherrieiMartinet à points blancs
Sulawesi SwiftletAerodramus sororumSalangane des Célèbes
Tahiti SwiftletAerodramus leucophaeusSalangane de la Société
Tepui SwiftStreptoprocne phelpsiMartinet des tépuis
Three-toed SwiftletAerodramus papuensisSalangane papoue
Uniform SwiftletAerodramus vanikorensisSalangane de Vanikoro
Vaux's SwiftChaetura vauxiMartinet de Vaux
Volcano SwiftletAerodramus vulcanorumSalangane des volcans
White-chested SwiftCypseloides lemosiMartinet à plastron blanc
White-chinned SwiftCypseloides cryptusMartinet à menton blanc
White-collared SwiftStreptoprocne zonarisMartinet à collier blanc
White-fronted SwiftCypseloides storeriMartinet de Storer
White-naped SwiftStreptoprocne semicollarisMartinet à nuque blanche
White-rumped SpinetailZoonavena sylvaticaMartinet indien
White-rumped SwiftApus cafferMartinet cafre
White-rumped SwiftletAerodramus spodiopygiusSalangane à croupion blanc
White-throated NeedletailHirundapus caudacutusMartinet épineux
White-throated SwiftAeronautes saxatalisMartinet à gorge blanche
White-tipped SwiftAeronautes montivagusMartinet montagnard
Whitehead's SwiftletAerodramus whiteheadiSalangane de Whitehead

Sources : Gill, F and D Donsker (Eds). 2013. IOC World Bird List (v7.1) doi : 10.14344/IOC.ML.7.1.
Avibase (ioc v7.0.1), the world bird database - Lepage, D. 2013. © 1996-2017 Oiseaux.net