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Fork-tailed Palm-Swift  

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  Alternate name
Tachornis squamata Scientific name
Apodiformes Order
Apodidae Family
13.2 cm Length
Forest, grassland, degraded former forest & urban areas. Found in:- Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, Tobago and Trinidad & Venezuela. Habitat-Altitude-Range
3 White eggs incubated by both parents for 21 days. Clutch
Airborne arthropods Food  
Gregarious Habits
1767 World Number
Least Concern Status

Photo by Arthur Grosset all rights reserved          

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds all rights reserved

Fork-tailed Palm-Swift flight call
Tachornis squamata (0:17)
Ciro Albano XC4906
17-09-2005, Brazil

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