Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Swifts :: Common Swift
Common Swift Apus apus
Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Northern Swift, European Swift, Swift, Eurasian Swift
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeEurope to e. Asia;
(1) W. Europe from the British Isles to n. Scandinavia e. through nw. and c. Russia to sw. Siberia and Mongolia and s. to nw. Africa and Mediterranean Basin.
Winters in Africa.
(2) Turkey and Middle East, Arabia, Iran, Afghanistan n. Pakistan and n. India to n. China.
Winters in India? and e. and s. Africa.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: ETI BioInformatics
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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