White-rumped Swift

Apus caffer - Martinet cafre

Martinet cafre
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Apodiformes

  • Family
    :

    Apodidés

  • Genus
    :

    Apus

  • Species
    :

    caffer

Descriptor

Lichtenstein, MHK, 1823

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 14 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 22 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

White-rumped Swift (Apus caffer) is a species of bird in the Apodidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Martinet cafre,
  • Vencejo Cafre,
  • Andorinhão-cafre,
  • Kaffernsegler,
  • kaffer sarlósfecske,
  • Kaffergierzwaluw,
  • Rondone cafro,
  • Kafferseglare,
  • Kafferseiler,
  • dážďovník lastovičí,
  • rorýs bělokostřecový,
  • Kaffersejler,
  • kafferikiitäjä,
  • Witkruiswindswael,
  • falciot cuablanc africà,
  • Ljásvölungur,
  • jerzyk widłosterny,
  • baltmuguras svīre, Kāpzemes svīre,
  • gibraltarski hudournik,
  • Белогузый стриж,
  • アフリカコシジロアマツバメ,
  • 非洲白腰雨燕,
  • 非洲白腰雨燕,

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Mediterranean-type Shrubby Vegetation

Geographic range

Illustration

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