Welcome Swallow

Hirundo neoxena Gould, 1843

A small bird with upper body parts that are shiny blue-black and underparts grey-white. Forehead and throat red-brown. The tail is forked

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What habitats does Hirundo neoxena live in?

Welcome Swallows visit a wide variety of habitats with the exception of the more heavily forested regions and drier inland areas

What is the distribution of Hirundo neoxena?

Widespread in Australia

How big does Hirundo neoxena grow?

Body up to 15 cm long

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