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White-throated Swift

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  Alternate name
Aeronautes saxatalis Scientific name
Apodiformes Order
Apodidae Family
16.5 cm Length
Breeds mainly on dry mountains, canyons & on sea cliffs, up to 2,800 m. Belize, Canada, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico & USA. Habitat-Altitude-Range
Airborne arthropods Food  
1762 World Number
Least concern Status

view photos Photo May 6, 2007 by Desert Vu all rights reserved  

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds all rights reserved

White-throated Swift songs and calls
Aeronautes saxatalis (0:11)
Chris Parrish XC22010
25-06-2007, United States

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