Taxon profile


Black-nest Swiftlet
Aerodramus maximus (Hume, 1878)

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

Scientific synonyms

Collocalia maxima Hume, 1878

IUCN category:Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Aerodramus maximus lowi (Sharpe, 1879)
subspecies Aerodramus maximus maximus (Hume, 1878)
subspecies Aerodramus maximus tichelmani (Stresemann, 1926)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [1733]

Bird Life [] [as Collocalia maxima Hume, 1878]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 3.3 [] [as Aerodramus maximus (Hume, 1878)]
Data retrieved on: 11 April 2013
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Aerodramus maximus (Hume, 1878)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Aerodramus maximus]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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