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These are beautiful swallows with purple, green, and white plumage. Slightly shorter and more compact than the Tree swallow. Males are distinguished from females by a whiter cheek.
Spotted at the edge of a wetland pond near the green River at Flaming Geyser State Park in western Washington state.
Ranges in western North America and migrate to Mexico and Central America for the winter.
Spotted on Jun 5, 2020
Submitted on Jun 6, 2020
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