Taxon profile


Collocalia G. R. Gray, 1840

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

Scientific synonyms

Salangana Lesson, 1840
Hemiprocne Riemann, 1838

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

species Collocalia buday Boles, 2001
species Collocalia dodgei Richmond, 1905
species Collocalia esculenta (Linnaeus, 1758) - Glossy Swiftlet
species Collocalia linchi Horsfield & Moore, 1854 - Cave Swiftlet
species Collocalia sumbawae Stresemann, 1925
species Collocalia troglodytes G. R. Gray, 1845 - Pygmy Swiftlet

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [258a7563-8c9d-4eae-9a79-d6e464661a5d]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Collocalia G.R. Gray, 1840]
Data retrieved on: 6 February 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Collocalia Gray, GR, 1840]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017

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