Swallow


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Characteristics
Colouring Blue upper, red chin, whitish lower
Voice Distinctively liquid
Feeds on Insects
Flight Fluent and graceful
Nesting Eaves
Social Flocks
Swallow
Swallow
Also Known As ..
Barn Swallow
Page Last Updated 9/17/2019 11:45:00 PM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status Declining
Order Passeriformes
Family Hirundinidae
Species Hirundo rustica
Category Swallows
StdName Barn Swallow
Vital Statistics
Length 6.7 to 7.5 ins
Weight 0.6 to 0.9 ozs
Wingspan 12.6 to 13.8 ins
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
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Region NANNorth America
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Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Swallow (Species=Hirundo rustica / Standard Name=Barn Swallow)