White-bibbed Swallow

Hirundo nigrita - Hirondelle à bavette

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Hirundinidés

  • Genus
    :

    Hirundo

  • Species
    :

    nigrita

Descriptor

Gray, GR, 1845

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 12 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 16 à 19 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Hirondelle à bavette
adult

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

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Hirondelle à bavette,
  • Golondrina negrita,
  • andorinha-azul-de-garganta-branca,
  • Medaillonschwalbe,
  • Zwarte Zwaluw,
  • Rondine blu golabianca,
  • safirsvala,
  • Safirsvale,
  • lastovička vodná,
  • vlaštovka bělohrdlá,
  • Hvidstrubet Blåsvale,
  • virtapääsky,
  • oreneta de pitet blanc,
  • jaskółka modra,
  • Синяя (настоящая) ласточка,
  • オジロクロツバメ,
  • 白喉蓝燕,
  • 小藍燕,

Voice song and cries

Hirondelle à bavette
adult

Habitat

Hirondelle à bavette
adult

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha) ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Freshwater Lakes ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Rural Gardens, Urban Areas

Geographic range

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

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published: - Updated: 07-09-2012
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