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Lester Rail Trail
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Passeriformes > Hirundinidae

Southern Rough-winged Swallow

Stelgidopteryx ruficollis

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Identification

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Plain brownish swallow, common and widespread through the Neotropics. Range only overlaps in Central America. Very similar to Northern Rough-winged Swallow, but look for contrasting pale rump in flight and tawny throat. Found in open habitats including fields, rivers, and lakes, often in small loose flocks.

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