Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Swifts :: Lesser Swallow-tailed Swift
Lesser Swallow-tailed Swift Panyptila cayennensis
Described by: Gmelin, J. F. (1789)
Alternate common name(s): Cayenne Swift
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeC. Central America s. to se. tropical South America;
(1) E. Mexico (Gulf-Caribbean slope in Veracruz, Oaxaca), Belize, Guatemala and Honduras.
(2) Se. Nicaragua, Costa Rica on both slopes in Panama then from Colombia e. to Venezuela, Trinidad, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana and along e. slope of the Andes in e. Ecuador, e. Peru, n. Bolivia (Pando, Beni, n. La Paz). Also occurs locally in Amazonian and e. Brazil (e. Bahia).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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