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Species profile—Hirundo rustica (Hirundinidae)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Hirundinidae (swallows and martins) → Hirundo rustica (barn swallow)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Hirundinidae (swallows and martins)
Species
Hirundo rustica (barn swallow)
Alternate name
common swallow
European swallow
Taxonomy Author
Linnaeus, 1758
Nature Conservation Act (NCA) status
SL
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Endemicity
Native
Other resources
Atlas of Living Australia

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
20 October 2014
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