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Category:Petrochelidon - BirdForum Opus

Genus: Petrochelidon


Cliff Swallows


Petrochelidon is a genus in the Family Hirundinidae.
It has been included in the genus Hirundo in the past, however, SACC quote evidence that these two genera are not each others' closest relatives.

Genus Petrochelidon viewedit
P. rufigula Red-throated Swallow
P. preussi Preuss's Swallow
P. perdita Red Sea Swallow
P. spilodera South African Swallow
P. fluvicola Streak-throated Swallow
P. ariel Fairy Martin
P. nigricans Tree Martin
P. pyrrhonota Cliff Swallow
P. fulva Cave Swallow
P. rufocollaris Chestnut-collared Swallow


  1. SACC baseline read September 2009

Pages in category ‘Petrochelidon’

The following 10 pages are in this category, out of 10 total.