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Seychelles Swiftlet

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Alternate name
Collocalia elaphra Scientific name
Apodiformes Order
Apodidae Family
10 - 12 cm, wingspan 28 cm Length
Roosts & breeds in caves, feeds over Lakes, pools, marshes, shrubland & forest. Found in:- Seychelles. Habitat-Altitude-Range
1 White egg is incubated for 25 to 30 days. Fledging after 42 days. Clutch
Flying arthropods. Food  
Gregarious. They use echo location in the ca Habits
1709 World Number
Vulnerable Status

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