Taxon profile


House Swift
Apus nipalensis (Hodgson, 1837)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Apodiformes »  family Apodidae - swifts »  genus Apus

Scientific synonyms

Cypselus nipalensis Hodgson, 1837
Apus affinis nipalensis (Hodgson, 1937)

Least Concern LC

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Apus nipalensis furcatus Brooke, 1971
subspecies Apus nipalensis kuntzi Deignan, 1958
subspecies Apus nipalensis nipalensis (Hodgson, 1837)
subspecies Apus nipalensis subfurcatus (Blyth, 1849)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22686861]

Bird Life [] [as Apus nipalensis (Hodgson, 1836)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Australian Faunal Directory [6b2003d6-ba51-4b0e-9f3d-553936c82968]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Apus affinis nipalensis (Hodgson, 1937)]
Data retrieved on: 7 February 2015
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Apus nipalensis (Hodgson, 1837)]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021
EN del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Apus nipalensis Hodgson, 1837]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Apus nipalensis (Hodgson, 1837)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Apus nipalensis]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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