An Introduction to the Birds of Tropical America

    Songbirds - Swallows  

Swallows are small songbirds who catch insects in the air.

Brown-chested Martin
Brown-chested Martin (Progne tapera)
Bonito, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil
Martins are swallows, but are sightly larger than others.

Southern Rough-winged Swallow
Southern Rough-winged Swallow (Stelgidopteryx ruficollis)
ProAves Tangaras Reserve, El Carmen de Atrato, Choco, Colombia

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