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Short-tailed Swift

Chaetura brachyura (Jardine, 1846)

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.
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Oswaldo Cortes 2013-03-02 Puerto Lopez, Meta, Meta (Colombia) (170 m) flight call, song -

No lo creía, Fue una observación increible de este furnarido en una zona muy distante de donde ha sido previamente registrado.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

127956
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Sjoerd Mayer 08-04-1993 Flor d'Oro, Noel Kempff Mercado NP, Santa Cruz, Bolivia (Bolivia) (200 m) Calls (B) - Birds chasing each other fast and low around trees on the river bank. 1885
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Oswaldo Cortes 2013-03-02 Puerto Lopez, Meta, Meta (Colombia) (170 m) flight call, song -

No lo creía, Fue una observación increible de este furnarido en una zona muy distante de donde ha sido previamente registrado.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

127957
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura brachyura Alexandre Renaudier ?-?-? Awala-Yalimapo, digue, French Guiana (French Guiana) (2 m) calls at rest (A) - natural recording 44117
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Oswaldo Cortes 2013-03-02 Puerto Lopez, Meta, Meta (Colombia) (170 m) flight call, song -

No lo creía, Fue una observación increible de este furnarido en una zona muy distante de donde ha sido previamente registrado.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

127958
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Daniel Lane 2011-03-11 Weg naar zee, Paramaribo (Suriname) (1 m m) call - Natural vocalizations of two birds flying over second growth scrub near grassy marsh. 74982
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Jeremy Minns 2005-10-27 Serra dos Carajás. Road to Salobo, Pará (Brazil) (700 m) flight call -

open area in terra firme forest - two birds

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

345428
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura GABRIEL LEITE 2018-07-28 Humaitá, Amazonas, Amazonas (Brazil) (50 m) flight call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

431889
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Daniel Lane 12-01-2004 La Selva Lodge, Sucumbios/Napo, Sucumbíos (Ecuador) (250 m) calls (B) - Calls from a pair flying over lodge clearing. 86520
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Nick Komar 2016-05-08 Hotel Sinú, Montería, Córdoba, Córdoba (Colombia) (20 m) flight call -

Original recording high-pass filtered for clarity. Recording made from 5th floor balcony.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

318120
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura GABRIEL LEITE 2011-08-27 Parauapebas, Para, Pará (Brazil) (440 m) flight call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

118958
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Roger Ahlman 2013-05-04 Cuyabeno National Park, Scumbios, Sucumbíos (Ecuador) (220 m) flight call -

A flock of about 50 over a lake surrounded by varzea and igapó forest. Many swifts were bathing.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

135049
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Alexandre Renaudier 16-07-2009 Borba, Amazonas, Amazonas (Brazil) (? m) (B) -   38656
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Peter Boesman 2016-03-14 Weg naar Zee, Paramaribo, Paramaribo (Suriname) call - [sono] 272492
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Alexandre Renaudier 16-07-2009 Borba, Amazonas, Amazonas (Brazil) (? m) (B) -   38657
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Peter Boesman 2006-07-22 Sao Gabriel da Cachoeira area, Amazonas, Amazonas (Brazil) call -

ID certainty 100%. (Archiv. tape 393 side B track 2 seq. A)

220821
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura GABRIEL LEITE 2016-05-14 Anavilhanas Archipelago, Amazonas, Amazonas (Brazil) (10 m) flight call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

316950
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Peter Boesman 2003-08-01 Represa El Guamo, Monagas, Monagas (Venezuela) call -

ID certainty 100%. (Archiv. tape 175 side A track 9 seq. C)

220822
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Marcos A. Melo 2013-06-22 Ramal Seringal Cachoeira, Xapuri, Acre, Acre (Brazil) (260 m) flight call, male -

Seven individuals flying above pasture.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

240807
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Peter Boesman 2003-08-01 Represa El Guamo, Monagas, Monagas (Venezuela) call -

ID certainty 100%. (Archiv. tape 175 side A track 9 seq. D)

220823
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Peter Boesman 2003-07-28 Finca Vuelta Larga, Sucre, Sucre (Venezuela) call -

ID certainty 100%. (Archiv. tape 173 side A track 14 seq. A)

220824
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Guido O. Keijl 2017-11-16 Paramaribo, Paramaribo District, Paramaribo (Suriname) (10 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

401260
xeno-canto.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Daniel Uribe-Restrepo 2018-03-08 Camino Santa Cruz y Sendas, Vaupés, Colombia, Vaupés (Colombia)   - A large group, flying low (less than 50m above ground) and fast over pasture with scattered trees, along road, in the afternoon (5:30pm). Natural vocalization, producing two different sound waves: one at 3.0sec with vertical lines; another aat 14.5sec with sharp mountain peaks. Also on tape: Ramphastos tucanus, Legatus leucophaius, Vanellus chilensis. 108054881
macaulaylibrary.org
Short-tailed Swift - Chaetura brachyura Nathan Pieplow 30/12/2006 road to Rio Cuyuni east of Tumeremo, Bolivar, Venezuela (Venezuela) (? m) song (no score) -   11658
xeno-canto.org
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