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Papuan Spine-tailed Swift, New Guinea Spine-tailed Swift, Papua Spinetail Alternate name
Mearnsia novaeguineae Scientific name
Apodiformes Order
Apodidae Family
11.5cm Length
Tropical lowland rainforest, below 550m. Found in:- Island of New Guinea:- [(Indonesia:- New Guinea) (Melanesia:- Papua New Guinea, D'Entrecasteaux Archipelago, Milne Bay Islands)] [Australia:- Queensland - Vagrant] Habitat-Altitude-Range
Flying arthropods Food  
Gregarious Habits
1739 World Number
Least Concern Status

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