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Chestnut-collared Swift Streptoprocne rutila

  • Order: Caprimulgiformes
  • Family: Apodidae
  • Polytypic: 3 subspecies
  • Authors: Thomas S. Schulenberg and Camile Shaw


Conservation Status

Due to its large geographic range, apparently stable population trend, and large population size, the IUCN Red List conservation status of Chestnut-collared Swift is assessed as Least Concern (BirdLife Inernational 2014).

Effects of human activity on populations

Human activity probably has little effect on Chestnut-collared Swift; no threats to this species have been identified (BirdLife International 2014).

Recommended Citation

Schulenberg, T. S. and C. Shaw  (2015). Chestnut-collared Swift (Streptoprocne rutila), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.