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Petrochelidon rufocollaris

Petrochelidon rufocollaris

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Aves
Subclassis: Carinatae
Infraclassis: Neornithes
Parvclassis: Neognathae
Ordo: Passeriformes
Subordo: Passeri
Parvordo: Passerida
Superfamilia: Sylvioidea
Familia: Hirundinidae
Genus: Petrochelidon
Species: Petrochelidon rufocollaris
Subspecies: P. r. rufocollaris


Petrochelidon rufocollaris (Peale, 1848)

Vernacular names

United States Exploring Expedition. During the years 1838-1842 8 p.175

The Chestnut-collared Swallow (Petrochelidon rufocollaris) is a species of bird in the Hirundinidae family. It is found in Ecuador and Peru. Its natural habitats are pastureland and heavily degraded former forest.


* BirdLife International 2004. Petrochelidon rufocollaris. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 26 July 2007.

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