Swift determination[order] Apodiformes | [family] Apodidae | [latin] Tachymarptis apus | [UK] Swift | [FR] Martinet noir | [DE] Mauersegler | [ES] Vencejo Común | [IT] Rondone eurasiatico | [NL] Gierzwaluw


Literature

Title
Long-term decline in Common Swift Apus apus annual breeding success may be related to weather conditions
Author(s): J. Rajchard, J. Procházka & P. Kindlmann
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Source: Ornis Fennica 83:66-72. 2006
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Title
Dusk and dawn ascend of the swift, Apus apus L.
Author(s): Luit S. Buurma
Abstract: Radar observations on bird movements over The Netherlands in June and July revealed spectacular nocturnal Swift concentrations over the IJsselmeer and to a lesser extent above other waterbodies in and around The Netherlands at some kilometres from..[more]..
Source: INTERNATIONAL BIRD STRIKE COMMITTEE
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Title
Annahme von Nisthilfen durch den Mauersegler (Apus apus) in Berlin
Author(s): Wortha, S. & E. Arndt (2004)
Abstract: We present results of the inspection of 1915 nest boxes for Common Swifts in Berlin in 2002. The aim of the study is to determine factors influencing acceptance of artificial nest boxes. Two significant influences were the distance of nest boxes fr..[more]..
Source: Ber. Vogelschutz 41: 113-126
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Title
Ultrastructure of the spermatozoon of Apus apus (Linnaeus 1758), the common swift (Aves; Apodiformes; Apodidae), with phylogenetic implications
Author(s): Barrie G. M. Jamieson and Sandro Tripepi
Abstract: The spermatozoon of Apus apus is typical of non-passerines in many respects. Features shared with palaeognaths and the Galloanserae are the conical acrosome, shorter than the nucleus..[more]..
Source: Acta Zoologica (Stockholm) 86: 239-244 (October 2005)
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