Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Swifts :: White-tipped Swift

White-tipped Swift Aeronautes montivagus

Described by: d'Orbigny; Lafresnaye (1837)
Alternate common name(s): Mountain Swift
Old scientific name(s): Apus montivagus


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Andes of n. and wc. South America;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) Colombia, n. Venezuela (Henri Pittier National Park) and ex. n. Brazil. Andes of Peru and n. Bolivia.
(2) Venezuela (Mt. Duida).


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


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