Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Swifts :: Purple Needletail
Purple Needletail Hirundapus celebensis
Described by: Sclater, P. L. (1865)
Alternate common name(s): Celebes Needletail, Celebes Spine-tailed Swift, Sulawesi Spine-tailed Swift
Old scientific name(s): Chaetura celebensis
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RangeN. Sulawesi and Philippines;
Calayan, Luzon, Mindoro, Catanduanes, Marinduque, Negros, Mindanao and Basilan.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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