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Andean Swallow Orochelidon andecola

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Hirundinidae
  • Polytypic: 2 subspecies
  • Authors: Elsie Shogren
Sections

References

BirdLife International. 2009. Species factsheet: Andean Swallow Haplochelidon andecola. BirdLife International, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

Chapman, F. M. 1924. Descriptions of new birds from Ecuador, Colombia, Peru, and Bolivia. American Museum Novitates number 138.

Fjeldså, J., and N. Krabbe. 1990. Birds of the high Andes. Zoological Museum, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Hellmayr, C. E. 1935. Catalogue of birds of the Americas. Part VIII. Field Museum of Natural History Zoological Series volume 13, part 8.

Jaramillo, A. 2003. Birds of Chile. Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey.

Johnson, A. W. 1967. The birds of Chile and adjacent regions of Argentina, Bolivia and Peru. Volume II. Platt Establecimientos Gráficos, Buenos Aires.

Meyer de Schauensee, R. 1966. The species of birds of South America and their distribution. Livingston Publishing Company, Narberth, Pennsylvania.

Parkes, K.C. 1993. Systematics and nomenclature of the Andean Swallow, "Petrochelidon" andecola. Auk 110: 947-950.

Ridgely, R. S., and G. Tudor. 1989. The birds of South America. Volume I. The oscine passerines. University of Texas Press, Austin, Texas.

Schulenberg, T. S., D. F. Stotz, and L. Rico. 2006. Distribution maps of the birds of Peru, version 1.0. Environmental and Conservation Programs, The Field Museum.

Schulenberg, T. S., D. F. Stotz, D. F. Lane, J. P. O’Neill, and T. A. Parker III. 2007. Birds of Peru. Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey.

Sheldon, F. H., and D.W. Winkler. 1993. Intergeneric phylogenetic relationships of swallows estimated by DNA-DNA hybridization. Auk 110: 798-824.

Sheldon, F. H., L. A. Whittingham, R. G. Moyle, B. Slikas, and D. W. Winkler. 2005. Phylogeny of swallows (Aves: Hirundinidae) estimated from nuclear and mitochondrial DNA sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 35: 254-270.

Turner, A., and C. Rose. 1989. Swallows & Martins: an identification guide and handbook. Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, Massachusetts.

Zimmer, J. T. 1955. Studies of Peruvian birds. No. 66. The swallows (Hirundinidae). American Museum Novitates number 1723.

Recommended Citation

Shogren, E. (2010). Andean Swallow (Orochelidon andecola), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.andswa2.01