Tree Swallow

Tachycineta bicolor - Hirondelle bicolore

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Hirundinidés

  • Genus
    :

    Tachycineta

  • Species
    :

    bicolor

Descriptor

Vieillot, 1808

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 14 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 30 à 35 cm.
  • Weight
    : 16 à 25 g
Longevity

11 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Tree Swallow (Tachycineta bicolor) is a species of bird in the Hirundinidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Hirondelle bicolore,
  • Golondrina Bicolor,
  • Andorinha-das-árvores,
  • Sumpfschwalbe,
  • odúfecske,
  • *Boomzwaluw,
  • Rondine arboricola americana,
  • Trädsvala,
  • Tresvale,
  • lastovička dvojfarebná,
  • vlaštovka stromová,
  • Træsvale,
  • kelopääsky,
  • oreneta bicolor,
  • Trjásvala,
  • nadobniczka drzewna,
  • koku bezdelīga,
  • drevesna lastovka,
  • Древесная ласточка,
  • ミドリツバメ,
  • 双色树燕,
  • 雙色樹燕,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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