Vauxs Swift

Other Names: none

Distribution: western North America, south through Central America.

Vauxs Swift distribution range map

Description:

Size: 12-13 cm in length, weighing approximately 18 g.

Plumage:  Dark overall, with lighter gray undersides, getting paler towards the throat and upper breast. The wings are long, stiff, and gently curved and the tail is slightly rounded. The beak and legs are black.

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Vauxs Swift
Term Relation

Vauxs Swift

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Regions
alabama
alaska
arizona
baja california
british columbia
california
florida
idaho
louisiana
mexico
montana
nevada
oregon
tennessee
utah
washington
Tail Shape
squared-tail
Wing Shape
long-wings
tapered-wings
Habitat
Forests
Color
sheen
brown
Body Shape
swallow
Size
small
Order
swifts - apodiformes
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Bird Species