Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Swallows :: Brown-chested Martin
Brown-chested Martin Progne tapera
Described by: Linnaeus (1766)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Phaeoprogne tapera
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RangeTropical South America mostly e. of the Andes;
(1) N. and e. Colombia, locally in Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana, Brazil (Bahia (Chapada Diamantina)), Ecuador and Peru. W. of the Andes from sw. Ecuador from Guayas and nw. Peru in Tumbes.
(2) Bolivia, Paraguay and Uruguay to c. Argentina s. to Mendoza, La Pampa and Buenos Aires.
Winters n. to Panama and n. South America.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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