Eurasian Crag Martin

Ptyonoprogne rupestris - Hirondelle de rochers

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Hirundinidés

  • Genus
    :

    Ptyonoprogne

  • Species
    :

    rupestris

Descriptor

Scopoli, 1769

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 15 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 20 à 22 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Eurasian Crag Martin (Ptyonoprogne rupestris) is a species of bird in the Hirundinidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Hirondelle de rochers,
  • Avión Roquero,
  • Andorinha-das-rochas,
  • Felsenschwalbe,
  • Szirtifecske,
  • Rotszwaluw,
  • Rondine montana eurasiatica,
  • Klippsvala,
  • Klippesvale,
  • lastovička skalná,
  • vlaštovka pohorská,
  • Klippesvale,
  • kalliopääsky,
  • roquerol eurasiàtic,
  • Bjargsvala,
  • jaskółka skalna,
  • klinšu čurkste,
  • skalna lastovka,
  • Скальная ласточка,
  • ガケツバメ チャイロツバメ,
  • 岩燕,
  • 岩燕,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Shrubland : Mediterranean-type Shrubby Vegetation ; Grassland : Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha) ; Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) : ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Pastureland, Urban Areas

Geographic range

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