Blue Swallow

Hirundo atrocaerulea - Hirondelle bleue

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Hirundinidés

  • Genus
    :

    Hirundo

  • Species
    :

    atrocaerulea

Descriptor

Sundevall, 1850

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 25 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 13 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Blue Swallow (Hirundo atrocaerulea) is a species of bird in the Hirundinidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Hirondelle bleue,
  • Golondrina Azul,
  • Andorinha-azul,
  • Stahlschwalbe,
  • kék fecske,
  • Blauwe Zwaluw,
  • Rondine blu,
  • Blåsvala,
  • Blåsvale,
  • lastovička modrá,
  • vlaštovka modrá,
  • Blåsvale,
  • sinihaarapääsky,
  • Blouswael,
  • oreneta blava,
  • jaskółka długosterna,
  • Голубая (настоящая) ласточка,
  • クロハリオツバメ,
  • 蓝燕,
  • 藍燕,

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands

Geographic range

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