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Barn Swallow

Hirundo rustica

Description:

Well known small passerine bird - pics 1 to 4 juveniles, probably learning to fly; and the pic 5 an adult bird. Juvenile recognized by that yellowish around the bill, and the absence of tail streamers.

Habitat:

Very common bird in our region, but this year I had the impression there were much more numerous than previous years... Here, youngsters seen in many villages on Pelješac peninsula of Dubrovnik riviera.


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1 Comment

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 3 weeks ago

Cool spotting, Zlatan. Wonderful photos.

Zlatan Celebic
Spotted by
Zlatan Celebic

Croatia

Lat: 42.94, Long: 17.31

Spotted on Jul 10, 2019
Submitted on Jul 29, 2019

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