Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Swifts :: Black-nest Swiftlet

Black-nest Swiftlet Aerodramus maximus

Described by: Hume (1878)
Alternate common name(s): Lowe's Swiftlet, Low's Swiftlet, Robinson's Swiftlet, Indo-malayan Swiftlet
Old scientific name(s): Collocalia maxima, Collocalia lowi


No photographs are available for this species


Malay Peninsula and Greater Sundas;
Four populations;
(1) S. Burma to s. Malay Peninsula, se. Vietnam and w. Java. Anamba Is.
(2) Sumatra and n., w. and se. Borneo.
(3) Se. Borneo.


No videos are available for this species


No sounds are available for this species


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


Please email with errors/comments on this page or to donate photos.

If there is no family list to the left, you may have arrived at this page from a direct link.
Please select "Mangoverde World Bird Guide" to view the entire bird site.