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House Martin

Delichon urbicum

Description:

Small black and white hirundid, up to 15cm in length, fast and nervous flyer; white below and black or steel-blue above. Rump is also white.

Habitat:

Seen in large numbers, in many villages and their peripheries on Pelješac peninsula, of Dubrovnik riviera. Observed mainly in flight; but we have seen few nests with youngsters like these, almost ready to fly out.


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1 Comment

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 3 weeks ago

Wonderful spotting, Zlatan. Great photos.

Zlatan Celebic
Spotted by
Zlatan Celebic

Croatia

Lat: 43.02, Long: 17.03

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

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