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Great Swallow-tailed Swift

Panyptila sanctihieronymi Salvin, 1863

The Great Swallow-tailed Swift (Panyptila sanctihieronymi) is a species of swift in the Apodidae family. It is found in Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, and Nicaragua. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland, and heavily degraded former forest. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Apodidae
Genus:
  Panyptila

Scientific:
  Panyptila sanctihieronymi

Citation:
  Salvin, 1863

Reference:
  PZS Pt2 p.190 pl.23

Protonym:
  Panyptila sancti-hieronymi

Avibase ID:
  88679F12CCF6C834

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/88679F12

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554999

Geographic range:

  • Panyptila sanctihieronymi: Mountains of s Mexico to s Honduras and (rarely) n Costa Rica
English:
Great Swallow-tailed Swift
Czech:
rorýs vlaštovčí
German:
Großer Schwalbensegler
Danish:
Svalehalesejler
Spanish:
Vencejo Tijereta Grande
Finnish:
isohaarakiitäjä
French:
Martinet de San Geronimo
Icelandic:
Klofsvölungur
Italian:
Rondone codaforbice maggiore
Japanese:
ootsurisuamatsubame
Japanese:
オオツリスアマツバメ
Dutch:
San-Geronimogierzwaluw
Norwegian:
Storsvaleseiler
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Storsvaleseglar
Polish:
widlogonczyk duzy
Russian:
Большой вилохвостый стриж
Slovak:
kominár veľký
Swedish:
större svalstjärtsseglare
Ukrainian:
Серпокрилець-вилохвіст великий
Chinese:
大燕尾雨燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Martinet de San Geronimo ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Martinet de San Geronimo ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 1st edition:
Greater Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 3rd edition:
Greater Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 4th edition:
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
James Lee Peters:
Panyptila sanctihieronymi
James Lee Peters (original):
Panyptila sancti-hieronymi
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Panyptila sancti-hieronymi
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Panyptila sanctihieronymi
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Panyptila sanctihieronymi

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Falciot cuaforcat gros
Czech: Rorýs vlaštovcí, rorýs vlaštovčí
Danish: Svalehalesejler
German: Großer Schwalbensegler, San-Geronimo-Segler, Schwalbensegler
English: Geronimo Swift, Great Swallow tailed Swift, Great Swallow-tailed Swift, Greater Swallow-tailed Swift
English (IOC): Great Swallow-tailed Swift
Spanish: Macuá Mayor, Vencejo golondrino mayor, Vencejo Tijereta Grande, Vencejo Tijereta Mayor, Vencejo-tijereta Mayor
Spanish (Costa Rica): Vencejo tijereta mayor
Spanish (Spain): Vencejo Tijereta Grande
Spanish (HBW): Great Swallow-tailed Swift
Spanish (Honduras): Vencejo golondrino mayor
Spanish (Mexico): Vencejo Tijereta Mayor, Vencejo-tijereta Mayor
Spanish (Nicaragua): Macuá Mayor
Estonian: suur-pääsupiiritaja
Finnish: Isohaarakiitäjä
French: Martinet de San Geronimo
Hungarian: nagy csöves sarlósfecske
Icelandic: Klofsvölungur
Italian: Rondone codadirondine maggiore, Rondone codaforbice maggiore
Japanese: ootsurisuamatsubame
Japanese: オオツリスアマツバメ
Scientific: Panyptila sanctihieronymi, Panyptila sancti-hieronymi
Lithuanian: Didysis skeltauodegis čiurlys
Dutch: San Geronimogierzwaluw, San Geronimo-gierzwaluw, San-Geronimogierzwaluw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Storsvaleseglar
Norwegian: Storsvaleseiler
Polish: widlogonczyk duzy, widłogończyk duży
Russian: Большой вилохвостый стриж, Стриж большой вилохвостый
Slovak: kominár veľký
Serbian: Velika lastorepa čiopa
Swedish: Större svalstjärtseglare, större svalstjärtsseglare
Ukrainian: Серпокрилець-вилохвіст великий
Chinese: 大燕尾雨燕
Chinese (Traditional): 大燕尾雨燕

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