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Pearl-breasted Swallow

Hirundo dimidiata Sundevall, 1850

Related taxa:
Partial list of sound recordings available from xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.
Species name Recordist Date Location Remarks Cat.nr.
Pearl-breasted Swallow - Hirundo dimidiata dimidiata Frank Lambert 2019-10-20 Malmesbury, West Coast DC, Western Cape, Malmesbury (South Africa) (40 m) adult, call, sex uncertain, song -

Near a nest in culvert under the road

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

512664
xeno-canto.org
Pearl-breasted Swallow - Hirundo dimidiata dimidiata Frank Lambert 2019-10-20 Malmesbury, West Coast DC, Western Cape, Malmesbury (South Africa) (40 m) adult, call, sex uncertain -

Near a nest in culvert under the road

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

512663
xeno-canto.org
Pearl-breasted Swallow - Hirundo dimidiata Tony Archer 2019-11-18 City of Matlosana, Southern DC, North West, Klerksdorp (South Africa) (1400 m) begging call, juvenile -

Four calling juveniles perched on fence.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

507577
xeno-canto.org
Pearl-breasted Swallow - Hirundo dimidiata Peter Boesman 2017-09-19 Tangua river bridge south of Calvinia, Northern Cape, Northern Cape (South Africa) call -

Call in flight.

392525
xeno-canto.org
Pearl-breasted Swallow - Hirundo dimidiata Lynette Rudman 2017-09-16 Aberdeen Plain, Western District, Eastern Cape, Eastern Cape (South Africa) (750 m) flight call -

Bird seen calling while flying up and down a gravel road between some Acacia Karoo trees on either side of the road in the dry central Karoo in early Spring.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

387147
xeno-canto.org
Pearl-breasted Swallow - Hirundo dimidiata Alan Collett 2014-11-02 Graaff-Reinet, Western District, Eastern Cape, Eastern Cape (South Africa) (850 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

214646
xeno-canto.org
Pearl-breasted Swallow - Hirundo dimidiata Tim Cockcroft 2018-09-24 Shaw Park, Bathurst District, Eastern Cape, Bathurst (South Africa) (70 m) call -

Flying and perching near a suspecited nest under a culvert in open grassland.

bird-seen:yes

435843
xeno-canto.org
Pearl-breasted Swallow - Hirundo dimidiata dimidiata Niall Perrins 2016-04-27 Brits, Bojanala, North West, Northwest Province (South Africa) (1000 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

314013
xeno-canto.org

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