Streak-throated Swallow

Petrochelidon fluvicola - Hirondelle fluviatile

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Hirundinidés

  • Genus
    :

    Petrochelidon

  • Species
    :

    fluvicola

Descriptor

Blyth, 1855

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 12 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 8 à 12 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Hirondelle fluviatile
adult
Hirondelle fluviatile
adult

Streak-throated Swallow (Petrochelidon fluvicola) is a species of bird in the Hirundinidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Hirondelle fluviatile,
  • Golondrina india,
  • andorinha-indiana,
  • Braunscheitelschwalbe,
  • Indische Klifzwaluw,
  • Rondine rupestre indiana,
  • indisk svala,
  • Hindusvale,
  • lastovička riečna,
  • vlaštovka říční,
  • Indisk Klippesvale,
  • intianpääsky,
  • oreneta de gola ratllada,
  • jaskółka brązowoskrzydła,
  • Indijas bezdelīga,
  • Индийская горная ласточка,
  • ズアカサンショクツバメ,
  • 黄额燕,
  • 黃額燕,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Hirondelle fluviatile
adult

Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Pastureland, Urban Areas ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Canals and Drainage Channels, Ditches

Geographic range

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published: - Updated: 04-02-2009
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