White-throated Swallow

Hirundo albigularis - Hirondelle à gorge blanche

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Hirundinidés

  • Genus
    :

    Hirundo

  • Species
    :

    albigularis

Descriptor

Strickland, 1849

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 17 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 16 à 28 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

White-throated Swallow (Hirundo albigularis) is a species of bird in the Hirundinidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Hirondelle à gorge blanche,
  • Golondrina Gorgiblanca,
  • Andorinha-de-garganta-branca,
  • Weißkehlschwalbe,
  • Witkeelzwaluw,
  • Rondine golabianca,
  • Vitstrupesvala,
  • Hvitstrupesvale,
  • lastovička bielohrdlá,
  • vlaštovka jihoafrická,
  • Hvidstrubet Svale,
  • valkokurkkupääsky,
  • Witkeelswael,
  • oreneta golablanca,
  • jaskółka białogardła,
  • Белогорлая (настоящая) ласточка,
  • ノドジロツバメ,
  • 白喉燕,
  • 白喉燕,

Voice song and cries

Hirondelle à gorge blanche
adult

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Grassland : Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Rural Gardens, Urban Areas ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Water Storage Areas (over 8ha)

Geographic range

Illustration

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