Common House Martin
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Colouring Blue upper, red chin, whitish lower
Voice Hard quick chirping
Feeds on Insects and spiders
Flight Stiff, circling
Nesting Eaves
Social Small Flocks
Common House Martin
Common House Martin
Also Known As ..
House Martin
Page Last Updated 08/01/2018 04:25:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status Secure
Order Passeriformes
Family Hirundinidae
Species Delichon urbica
Category Martins
StdName House Martin
Vital Statistics
Length 12 to 12 cms
Weight 15 to 21 gms
Wingspan 26 to 29 cms
Lifespan 1 to 5 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Long
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
Region NANNorth America
Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Common House Martin (Species=Delichon urbica / Standard Name=House Martin)