Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Swallows :: Violet-green Swallow
Violet-green Swallow Tachycineta thalassina
Described by: Swainson (1827)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeW. North America and w. Mexico and Central America;
(1) C. Alaska, w. Canada from n. Yukon, sw. Mackenzie, n. British Columbia, and wc. Alberta to ex. sw. Saskatchewan s. in w. United States from c. Montana e. to w. North Dakota, w. South Dakota, and nw. Nebraska s. to w. Alaska on the Alaskan Peninsula and s. Arizona and s. New Mexico, e. to ex. w. Kansas, and w. Texas, and in Mexico s. to c. Baja. On plateau of se. Mexico (Veracruz and Oaxaca).
Winters further s. in Baja and to Costa Rica.
(2) C. and s. Baja and nw. Mexico (Sonora).
Winters s. to Honduras and Panama.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: The Royal British Columbia Museum
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Naturesongs.com
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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