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Cave Swallow

Petrochelidon pallida Nelson, 1902

The cave swallow is a medium-sized, squarish tailed swallow belonging to the same genus as the more familiar and widespread cliff swallow of North America. The cave swallow, also native to the Americas, nests and roosts primarily in caves and sinkholes. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Hirundinidae
Genus:
   Petrochelidon
Scientific:
  Petrochelidon pallida


Original description

Citation:
  Nelson, 1902

Reference:
  Proc.Biol.Soc.Wash. p. 211

Protonym:
  Petrochelidon fulva pallida

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2364979


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  5569253E80E4B0B4

Avibase ID:
  avibase-5569253E

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/5569253E


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 178462

Geographic range:

  • Petrochelidon pallida: N Arizona to New Mexico, s Texas and ne Mexico (Tamaulipas)
English:
Cave Swallow
Danish:
Hulesvale
French:
Hirondelle des grottes
Croatian:
Sjeverna spiljska lastavica
Italian:
Rondine delle grotte
Ukrainian:
Ясківка (печерна) бліда


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Cave Swallow ( Petrochelidon pallida) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Cave Swallow ( Petrochelidon pallida) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Cave Swallow ( Petrochelidon pallida) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Cave Swallow ( Petrochelidon pallida) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Cave Swallow ( Petrochelidon pallida) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Cave Swallow ( Petrochelidon pallida) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Cave Swallow ( Petrochelidon pallida) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Cave Swallow ( Petrochelidon pallida) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Cave Swallow ( Petrochelidon pallida) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Petrochelidon fulva pelodoma [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Petrochelidon fulva pelodoma [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Petrochelidon fulva pelodoma [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Petrochelidon fulva pelodoma [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Petrochelidon fulva pelodoma [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Petrochelidon fulva pelodoma [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Petrochelidon fulva pelodoma [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Cave Swallow (Texas) ( Petrochelidon fulva pallida) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Cave Swallow (Texas) ( Petrochelidon fulva pallida) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Cave Swallow (Texas) ( Petrochelidon fulva pallida) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Cave Swallow (Texas) ( Petrochelidon fulva pallida) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Cave Swallow (Texas) ( Petrochelidon fulva pallida) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Cave Swallow (Texas) ( Petrochelidon fulva pallida) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Cave Swallow (Texas) ( Petrochelidon fulva pallida) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Cave Swallow (Texas) ( Petrochelidon fulva pallida) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Cave Swallow (Texas) ( Petrochelidon fulva pallida) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Cave Swallow (Texas) ( Petrochelidon fulva pallida) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Cave Swallow (Texas) ( Petrochelidon fulva pallida) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Petrochelidon fulva pallida [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Petrochelidon [fulva or pallida] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Czech: vlaštovka jeskynní (ssp. pallida)
Welsh: Gwennol ogof
Danish: Hulesvale
German: Höhlenschwalbe, Höhlenschwalbe (pallida)
English: Cave Swallow, Cave Swallow (Texas), Coahuila Cliff Swallow, Mexican Cave Swallow
English, HBW: Cave Swallow (Texas)
English (IOC): Cave Swallow (Texas)
English (United States): Cave Swallow (Texas)
Esperanto: Norda kavhirundo
Spanish: golondrina pueblera, Golondrina Pueblera (pallida)
Spanish (Costa Rica): Golondrina Cavernícola (pallida)
Spanish (Cuba): Golondrina de cuevas (pallida)
Spanish (Spain): Golondrina Pueblera (pallida)
Spanish (HBW): Cave Swallow (Texas)
Spanish (Mexico): Golondrina Pueblera, Golondrina Pueblera (pallida)
Spanish (Panama): Golondrina de Cuevas (pallida)
French: Hirondelle à front brun (pallida), Hirondelle à front brun (Texas), Hirondelle des grottes
Frisian: Hoaleswel
Galician: Andoriña pálida
Croatian: Sjeverna spiljska lastavica
Hungarian: Barlangi fescke (Texaszi)
Icelandic: Hellasvala (pallida)
Italian: Rondine delle grotte
Japanese (romaji): sesujitsubame (pallida)
Japanese: セスジツバメ (pallida), セスジツバメ(pallida)
Scientific: Hirundo (Petrochelidon) fulva pelodoma, Hirundo fulva pallida, Hirundo fulva pelodoma, Hirundo pallida, Hirundo pelodoma, Petrochelidon fulva pallida, Petrochelidon fulva pelodoma, Petrochelidon pallida, Petrochelidon pallida pelodoma, Petrochelidon pelodoma
Dutch: Holenzwaluw, Holenzwaluw (pallida)
Norwegian: grottesvale (pallida)
Polish: Jaskółka jaskiniowa, jaskółka jaskiniowa (pallida), jaskólka teksaska, jaskółka teksaska
Portuguese (Portugal): andorinha-das-cavernas (pallida)
Russian: Пещерная ласточка (pallida)
Slovak: lastovička jaskynná, lastovička jaskynná (skup.)
Serbian: Američka pećinska lasta (pallida)
Swedish: Grottsvala, grottsvala (pallida)
Turkish: Mağara kırlangıcı (pallida)
Ukrainian: Ясківка (печерна) бліда

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