House swift

House swift

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SPECIES
Apus nipalensis

The house swift is a species of swift in the family Apodidae. It is found in Japan, Nepal, and Southeast Asia. It is capable of flying long distances by alternately shutting off hemispheres of their brain in-flight. In May 2012, one was discovered in Ladner, British Columbia, the first known sighting in North America.

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Habits and Lifestyle

Lifestyle
Seasonal behavior
Bird's call

Diet and Nutrition

References

1. House swift Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/House_swift
2. House swift on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22686861/93129265
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/697702

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