White-rumped Swiftlets

White-rumped Swiftlet (Aerodramus spodiopygia)

White-rumped Swiftlets (Aerodramus spodiopygia)

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The White-rumped Swiftlet (Aerodramus spodiopygia) is a swift found in American Samoa, Fiji, New Caledonia, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, and Vanuatu; where they are typically occur in subtropical or tropical moist lowland and montane forests, as well as rocky areas

The Australian birds are mostly treated as a separate species, the Australian Swiftlet (Aerodramus terraereginae).


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