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Red-chested Swallow

Hirundo lucida Hartlaub, 1858

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.
Red-chested Swallow - Hirundo lucida Peter Boesman 2018-06-21 Tendaba, Kiang Central, North Bank Division, North Bank (Gambia) (10 m) song - [sono] 425385
xeno-canto.org
Red-chested Swallow - Hirundo lucida Étienne Leroy 2016-05-03 Kafolo lodge, Kafolo, Savanes (Côte d'Ivoire) (220 m) flight call -

Birds nesting within the lodge.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

315554
xeno-canto.org
Red-chested Swallow - Hirundo lucida Bram Piot 2016-09-12 Langue de Barbarie NP, Saint-Louis, Saint-Louis (Senegal) (0 m) call -

At least 2 birds calling in this cut, including a juvenile (high pitched call at start of recording). Species appears to have recently expanded breeding range towards the northern coastal area of Senegal. Some interference by 2 dogs crossing the water.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

334472
xeno-canto.org
Red-chested Swallow - Hirundo lucida Peter Boesman 2018-06-21 Tendaba, Kiang Central, North Bank Division, North Bank (Gambia) (10 m) song - [sono] 425382
xeno-canto.org
Red-chested Swallow - Hirundo lucida Étienne Leroy 2016-05-03 Kafolo lodge, Kafolo, Savanes (Côte d'Ivoire) (220 m) song -

Song at nest, birds nesting within the lodge.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

315556
xeno-canto.org
Red-chested Swallow - Hirundo lucida Peter Boesman 2018-06-26 Serrekunda, Kanifing Municipal Council, Banjul, Banjul (Gambia) (0 m) call -

Call in flight.

425634
xeno-canto.org
Red-chested Swallow - Hirundo lucida Bram Piot 2018-03-31 Almadies, Ngor, Dakar, Dakar (Senegal) (10 m) song -

Singing from a telephone wire

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

408344
xeno-canto.org
Red-chested Swallow - Hirundo lucida Jay McGowan 2018-12-25 Toubakouta SW Wetland, Fatick, Senegal, Fatick (Senegal)   -   143795971
macaulaylibrary.org
Red-chested Swallow - Hirundo lucida Jay McGowan 2018-12-25 Toubakouta SW Wetland, Fatick, Senegal, Fatick (Senegal)   -   143797641
macaulaylibrary.org
Red-chested Swallow - Hirundo lucida Marshall Iliff 2016-10-25 Salles de Classe (Red-chested Swallow nest site), Fatick, Senegal, Fatick (Senegal)   - adults flying around presumed nesting building 44879571
macaulaylibrary.org

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