Plain swift

Plain swift

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Apus unicolor

The plain swift is a medium-sized swift. Although this bird is superficially similar to a barn swallow or house martin, it is not related to those passerine species. The resemblances between the groups are due to convergent evolution reflecting similar life styles.

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References

1. Plain swift Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plain_swift
2. Plain swift on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22686806/119263428
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/657346

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