Angola Swallow
Hirundo angolensis
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Unlike the barn swallow, the chestnut throat of the angola swallow extends onto the chest. It occurs mainly to the west of the Rift Valley (see map). The upper three photos were taken at Lukuba (9-10), courtesy of Valéry Schollaert; the bottom, at Musoma (7-17), courtesy of Per Holmen.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-19 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
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Valéry Schollaert, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 4-19-19