Tuesday, 28 October 2014

Order - Passeriformes
Family - Hirundinidae (Swallows and Martins)
Barn Swallow
Hirundo rustica
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    Size : 18 cm; 16–24 g
    
    (LC : Least Concern)
    Subspecies and Distribution
  • Hirundo rustica rustica (Linnaeus, 1758)
    – Europe and W Asia from Ireland, Britain and N Scandinavia E to C Russia
    (E to R Yenisey), W Mongolia and W China, S to Mediterranean, N Africa
    (E to Libya), Iraq and C Himalayas; winters mainly sub-Saharan Africa,
    also S Asia.
  • Hirundo rustica savignii (Stephens, 1817)
    – Egypt (Nile Valley).
  • Hirundo rustica transitiva (Hartert, 1910)
    – Lebanon, Syria, Israel and W Jordan.
  • Hirundo rustica tytleri (Jerdon, 1864)
    – SC Siberia (R Yenisey E to Yakutskaya) S to N Inner Mongolia; winters
    E India and SE Asia.
  • Hirundo rustica saturata (Ridgway, 1883)
    – E Russia (Kamchatka and Sea of Okhotsk coast S to mid-Amur Basin);
    winters SE Asia.
  • Hirundo rustica mandschurica (Meise, 1934)
    – NE China; winters SE Asia.
  • Hirundo rustica gutturalis (Scopoli, 1786)
    – E Himalayas, S, C & E China, Korea and lower R Amur E to Kuril Is, Japan
    and Taiwan, also possibly irregularly in Kamchatka; winters S & SE Asia
    S to N Australia.

Hirundo rustica ssp. tytleri
Date : 05 March 2017
Location : Malim Nawar Wetland, Daerah Kampar, Perak

Hirundo rustica ssp. tytleri
Date : 09 January 2016
Location : Sungai Balang Paddyfield, Daerah Muar, Johor

Hirundo rustica ssp. tytleri
Date : 30 December 2014
Location : Seberang Perak Paddyfield, Perak Tengah, Perak

Hirundo rustica ssp. tytleri
Date : 21 October 2013
Location : Seberang Perak Paddyfield, Daerah Perak Tengah, Perak

Hirundo rustica ssp. tytleri
Date : 21 October 2013
Location : Seberang Perak Paddyfield, Daerah Perak Tengah, Perak

Hirundo rustica ssp. tytleri
Date : 01 December 2013
Location : Seberang Perak Paddyfield, Daerah Perak Tengah, Perak

Hirundo rustica ssp. tytleri
Date : 01 December 2013
Location : Seberang Perak Paddyfield, Daerah Perak Tengah, Perak

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