White-rumped swift

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The White-rumped swift – Apus caffer is a small swift of Type – aerial, Family Apodidae and Order Caprimulgiformes. It is a bird of s s Africa. In the AWB Region there is a small migratory breeding population in Central Morocco but its wintering area is not known. The northerly limit of the resident area is the wetter end of the Sahel corridor, S Mali, S Niger, S Chad, S Sudan, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somaliland, and S Somalia.

Type - aerial - 
Summer Habitat - generally dictated by the availability of aerial insects, bridges over water, urban buildings.
Resident Habitat - savannah grasslands with trees, 

Order:	Caprimulgiformes
Family:	Apodidae
Genus:	Apus

Species - Apus caffer
White-rumped swift - Species - ebird.org
White-rumped swift - Species sheet - wikipedia.org
White-rumped swift - Species - birdinginportugal.com
White-rumped swift - Birdfacts - bto.org
White-rumped swift - Sounds & Maps - xeno-canto.org

Additional Material...
White-rumped swift - Images - google.com
White-rumped swift - Video - youtube.com
White-rumped swift - Datazone - birdlife.org

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