Adult Pallid Swift
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Characteristics
Colouring Brown with dark wingtips, whitish chin and throat
Voice Loud and screeching
Feeds on Flying insects
Flight Slow but direct with long glides
Nesting Eaves
Social Flocks
Adult Pallid Swift
Adult Pallid Swift
Page Last Updated 24/08/2017 09:25:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Secure
Order Apodiformes
Family Apodidae
Species Apus pallidus
Category Swifts
StdName Pallid Swift
Vital Statistics
Length 16 to 18 cms
Weight 50 to 50 gms
Wingspan 39 to 46 cms
Lifespan 10 to 15 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
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Region NANNorth America
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Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Adult Pallid Swift (Species=Apus pallidus / Standard Name=Pallid Swift)