Chimney Swift determination[order] Apodiformes | [family] Apodidae | [latin] Chaetura pelagica | [UK] Chimney Swift | [FR] Martinet ramoneur | [DE] Schornsteinsegler | [ES] Vencejo de Chimenea | [IT] Rondone codaspinosa dei camini | [NL] Schoorsteengierzwaluw


Literature

Title
The Winter Range of the Chimney Swift (Chaetura pelagica)
Author(s): FRANK M. CHAPMAN
Abstract: In identifying birds for cataloging, I have discovered that we have in the American Museum three Middle American specimens of the Chimney Swift, and as a contribution to our knowledge of the 'Winter' range of this species...[more]..
Source: Auk, Vol. 48
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Title
Foliage-gleaning by Chimney Swifts (Chaetura pelagica)
Author(s): William G. George
Abstract: Apparent gleaning of insects from leaves has been reported in Chimney Swifts by Fischer (New York Mus. Sci. Serv. Bull., No. 336: 1, 1958) and in Short-tailed Swifts (C. brachyura) by Collins (Bull. Florida State Mus., 11: 257, 1968)...[more]..
Source: Auk, Vol. 88
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Title
THIRTEEN-YEAR BREEDING HISTORY OF A CHIMNEY SWIFT
Author(s): RALPH W. DEXTER
Abstract: The breeding history of a male Chimney Swift (Chaetura pelagica) has been traced in detail over a period of 13 years (1947-1959), which is the longest continuous record known for any individual of this species. During this time it resided or nested..[more]..
Source: THE OHIO JOURNAL OF SCIENCE 68(6): 273
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Title
FACTORS ASSOCIATED WITH THE INTERVAL BETWEEN FEEDING VISITS IN BROOD-REARING CHIMNEY SWIFTS
Author(s): RICHARD M. ZAMMUTO et al.
Abstract: Chimney Swifts (Chaetura pelagica) forage almost exclusively by hawking insects from the air. During brood-rearing, adult swifts of both sexes periodically bring food to their nestlings. During our studies on Chimney Swift behavior and ecology...[more]..
Source: J. Field Ornithol., 52(2): 134-139
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