Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Swallows :: Preuss' Swallow

Preuss' Swallow Petrochelidon preussi

Described by: Reichenow (1898)
Alternate common name(s): Preuss's Cliff Swallow, Preuss' Cliff-Swallow, Preuss's Cliff-Swallow, Preuss's Swallow
Old scientific name(s): Petrochelidon preussi, Petrochelidon preussi, Hirundo preussi


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W. to c. Africa;
Fragmented distribution in e. part of its range;
Possibly Guinea-Bissau, Sierra Leone, s. Mali e. to n. Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso, n. Ghana, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad and ne. Zaire.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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