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Species profile—Hirundo neoxena (welcome swallow)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Hirundinidae (swallows and martins) → Hirundo neoxena (welcome swallow)

Photo of Hirundo neoxena (welcome swallow) - Jones, K.,Ken Jones,2015

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Hirundinidae (swallows and martins)
Scientific name
Hirundo neoxena Gould, 1843
Common name
welcome swallow
WildNet taxon ID
1572
Alternate name(s)
Australian swallow
house swallow
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Species environment
Terrestrial

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=1572

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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