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Sooty Swift

Cypseloides fumigatus

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Medium-sized, uniformly dark-brown swift with sickle-shaped wings and a square-tipped tail. Similar to Great Dusky Swift with which it is sometimes seen, but it is smaller and darker. Breeds and roosts at waterfalls and forages over nearby forests and savannas.

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