Common House Martin

photo by Ómar Runólfsson

Scientific classification

Order

Passeriformes

Family

Hirundinidae

Subfamily

Delichon

Species

urbicum

Appearance

* Small bird with black upperparts and whitish underparts
* Black cap on the head and white patch on the rump
* Size: 13-15 cm

Habitat

Open areas wit low vegetation. Often close to water

Countries

Africa
Asia
Europe

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