Banded Martin

Riparia cincta - Hirondelle à collier

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Hirundinidés

  • Genus
    :

    Riparia

  • Species
    :

    cincta

Descriptor

Boddaert, 1783

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 17 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 20 à 23 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Banded Martin (Riparia cincta) is a species of bird in the Hirundinidae family.

Subspecific information 5 Subspecies

  • Riparia cincta erlangeri (Ethiopia)
  • Riparia cincta suahelica (s Sudan and w Kenya to n Zimbabwe and w Mozambique)
  • Riparia cincta parvula (n Angola, sw DRCongo and nw Zambia)
  • Riparia cincta xerica (w and s Angola, n Namibia and n Botswana)
  • Riparia cincta cincta (se Botswana, s Zimbabwe and South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Hirondelle à collier,
  • Avión Cinchado,
  • Andorinha-das-barreiras-de-colar,
  • Weißbrauen-Uferschwalbe,
  • szalagos partifecske,
  • Witbrauwzwaluw,
  • Topino fasciato,
  • Större backsvala,
  • Hvitbrynsandsvale,
  • brehuľa goliernatá,
  • břehule africká,
  • Stor Digesvale,
  • isotörmäpääsky,
  • Gebande Oewerswael,
  • oreneta de ribera de collar,
  • Barðsvala,
  • brzegówka obrożna,
  • lielā čurkste,
  • afriška breguljka,
  • Белобровая береговая ласточка,
  • マユジロショウドウツバメ,
  • 斑沙燕,
  • 斑沙燕,

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Grassland : Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha), Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Pastureland

Geographic range

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