Progne chalybea (Gmelin, 1789)

Fernandez, Juan Manuel, Thomann, Luz, Fandiño, Blas, Cajade, Rodrigo & Hernando, Alejandra, 2021, An annotated checklist of birds of Paraje Tres Cerros, Corrientes province, Argentina, Check List 17 (2), pp. 415-443: 435

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.15560/17.2.415

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/9278B873-FFEA-FFAF-DE11-24F0FC70122A

treatment provided by

Marcus

scientific name

Progne chalybea (Gmelin, 1789)
status

 

Progne chalybea (Gmelin, 1789)  

Observations. ARGENTINA • Multiple ♂ and ♀; Cor- rientes, La Cruz, Paraje Tres Cerros; 29°09′23′′S, 056° 50′41′′W. Summer visitant. Recorded in open grasslands and perching on fences. Recorded every year in spring and summer, between September and March. GoogleMaps  

Identification. Similar to P. tapera   , but it has a shiny, blue back.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Aves

Order

Passeriformes

Family

Hirundinidae

Genus

Progne