Australian swiftlet

Australian swiftlet

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Aerodramus terraereginae

The Australian swiftlet is a small bird belonging to the genus Aerodramus in the swift family, Apodidae. It is endemic to Queensland in north-eastern Australia. It was formerly included in the white-rumped swiftlet but is now commonly treated as a separate species. It has two subspecies which are occasionally regarded as two separate species: A. t. terraereginae and A. t. chillagoensis .

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References

1. Australian swiftlet Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Australian_swiftlet
2. Australian swiftlet on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22686534/93116529

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