Swift


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Characteristics
Colouring Brown-black body, white chin
Voice Loud and screeching
Feeds on Flying insects
Flight Slow but direct with long glides
Nesting Eaves
Social Flocks
Swift
Swift
Also Known As ..
Common Swift
Page Last Updated 4/27/2018 9:52:00 AM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status Secure
Order Apodiformes
Family Apodidae
Species Apus apus
Category Swifts
StdName Common Swift
Vital Statistics
Length 16 to 17 cms
Weight 36 to 50 gms
Wingspan 42 to 48 cms
Lifespan 1 to 10 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
CANUSN
Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Swift (Species=Apus apus / Standard Name=Common Swift)