White-rumped swift

White-rumped swift

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Apus caffer

The white-rumped swift is a species of swift. Although this small bird is superficially similar to a house martin, it is not closely related to that passerine species. The resemblances between the swallows and swifts are due to convergent evolution reflecting similar life styles.

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Habits and Lifestyle

Seasonal behavior
Bird's call

Diet and Nutrition

References

1. White-rumped swift Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White-rumped_swift
2. White-rumped swift on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22686882/131921201
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/677525

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