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Barn Swallow

Hirundo rustica

Description:

The barn swallow is approximately 7 inches in length. It has a blue-black back and wings, a dark brown chin, and tan belly. It has a deeply forked tail

Habitat:

Found along the banks of the Illinois River.

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2 Comments

Stephanie R.
Stephanie R. 5 years ago

Thank you sunnyjosef! Up until I photographed this little guy, I never realized how beautiful barn swallows are!

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 5 years ago

Lovely spotting Stephanie...

Stephanie R.
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Stephanie R.

Lewistown, Illinois, United States

Spotted on Apr 9, 2016
Submitted on Apr 11, 2016

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