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Alpine Swift

Tachymarptis melba (Linnaeus, 1758)

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.
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Bernard BOUSQUET 2015-04-24 Campo de Belchite (near Vinaceite), Teruel, Aragón, Zaragoza (Spain) (240 m) flight call -

Flight above a career.

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

242068
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Marco Dragonetti 2011-03-31 Cala Moresca, Monte Argentario, Grosseto, Grosseto (Italy) (150 m) flight call -

Check my website birdsongs.it for more details

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

366029
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba vir joshi 2013-05-23 Tungnath, Chamoli, Uttarakhand, Chamoli (India) (3500 m) flight call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

138660
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba melba Stuart Fisher 25-04-2007 Galata, Istanbul , Istanbul (Turkey) (80 m) calls of passing bird (A) -   28996
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Fernand DEROUSSEN 1994-05-05 Monfragüe (near Serradilla), Cáceres, Extremadura, Cáceres (Spain) (200 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

140657
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Raphaël Nussbaumer 2015-07-09 Lausanne, Chauderon-Ale (near Lausanne), Lausanne, Vaud, Vaud (Switzerland) (500 m) flight call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

256029
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba melba Stuart Fisher 25-04-2007 Galata, Istanbul, Istanbul (Turkey) (80 m) calls (A) -   19934
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Hareesha A S 2018-05-13 Kavalaganahalli, Chikballapur, Karnataka, Kolar (India) (1100 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

415634
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Francesco Sottile 2015-07-09 Cosenza, Cosenza, Calabria, Cosenza (Italy) (200 m) flight call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

256133
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Jordi Calvet 2016-09-30 Esparreguera, Catalonia, Barcelona (Spain) (240 m) song, song in flight -

0:15 Motacilla alba flight call

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

336802
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Jordi Calvet 2016-10-05 Esparreguera, Catalonia, Barcelona (Spain) (240 m) flight call -

flock in flight, about 25 ind.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

337358
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Esperanza Poveda 2018-08-19 Nororma (near Archidona), Málaga, Andalucía, Málaga (Spain) (800 m) call, flight call -

Llamadas de las aves que entran a dormir en una cueva ubicada en un monte con bosque mediterráneo.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

433618
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba melba Stuart Fisher 25-04-2007 Galata, Istanbul, Istanbul (Turkey) (80 m) contact calls in flight (A) -   20189
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Marco Preziosi 2016-09-11 Turin, Città Metropolitana di Torino, Piemonte, Turin (Italy) (240 m) flight call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

334434
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Christoph Klein 2019-08-09 Vranja, Općina Lupoglav, Istarska županija, Istarska (Croatia) (360 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

492211
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Christophe Legrand 2017-08-06 Vallon-Pont-d'Arc, Ardèche, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Ardèche (France) (70 m) call -

Colony on a cliff above the Ardèche river at sunrise.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

439220
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Peter Boesman 2016-11-10 Spitzkoppe, Erongo (Namibia) call - [also] [sono] 347089
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Esperanza Poveda 2018-08-19 Nororma (near Archidona), Málaga, Andalucía, Málaga (Spain) (800 m) call, flight call -

Llamadas de las aves que entran a dormir en una cueva ubicada en un monte con bosque mediterráneo.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

433619
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Corrado Zanini 2015-05-07 Sant'Ambrogio di Valpolicella, Verona, Veneto, Verona (Italy) (480 m) flight call -

Birds in flight in the area of Adige's river valley beginning. Vegetation type: landscape with rocks and small trees of Fraxinus ornus, lot of flowers of dry meadows with abundance of insects.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

241609
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba G. Boano 15-08-2009 Saluzzo, Cuneo (Italy) (350 m) song & call (B) - screaming parties and from nest in the road of the old city 37809
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Vincent van der Spek 2018-04-25 Westduinpark, Den Haag, Zuid-Holland, Zuid-Holland (Netherlands) (20 m) alarm call -

Alarm calls of a vagrant bird in the hand, shortly before it was released (it was taken into care earlier). Noise slightly reduced.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

412398
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Yoann BLANCHON 2015-05-02 La Turbie, Alpes-Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France (France) (500 m) flight call -

ZOOM H2n, high pass filter

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

242029
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Christophe Legrand 2017-08-06 Vallon-Pont-d'Arc, Ardèche, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Ardèche (France) (70 m) call -

Colony on a cliff above the Ardèche river at sunrise.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

439221
xeno-canto.org
Alpine Swift - Tachymarptis melba Esperanza Poveda 2018-08-19 Nororma (near Archidona), Málaga, Andalucía, Málaga (Spain) (800 m) call, flight call -

Llamadas de las aves que entran a dormir en una cueva ubicada en un monte con bosque mediterráneo.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

433617
xeno-canto.org
Note: a maximum of 20 records are shown. For more recordings of this species, as well as maps, sonograms, and advanced searches, please visit xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.

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