Hirundo rustica Linnaeus, 1758

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataAvesPasseriformesHirundinidaeHirundo

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  • 8

    Infraspecies
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Overview

Full Name

Hirundo rustica Linnaeus, 1758

Common names

  • Barn Swallow eng
  • Eurasian swallow eng
  • European Swallow eng
  • more

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Published in

Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp.

Habitat

Terrestrial, Not marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Aves
order
Passeriformes
family
Hirundinidae
genus
Hirundo
species
Hirundo rustica
 
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Bibliography

DE LOPE, F. (1980) Biología comparada de la golondrina común Hirundo rustica y de la golondrina daúrica Hirundo daurica. Tesis doct. Univ. Compl. Madrid. . . DE LOPE, F. (1983) La réproduction d´Hirundo rustica en Extremadura. Alauda, 51: 81-91. . . DE LOPE, F. & A. P. MOLLER (1993) Effects of ectoparasites on reproduction of their swallow hosts: a cost of being multi-brooded. Oikos, 67: 557-562. . . TURNER, A. (1994) The Swallow. Hamlym. Hong Kong. . . VON VIETINGHOFF-RIESCH, A. (1955) Die Rauchsschwalbe. Duncher and Humbolt. Berlín.

Gallardo, J. C. , V. Macías, and E. Velarde. 2009. Birds (Vertebrata: Aves) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1321–1342 in Felder, D. L. and D. K. Camp (eds. ), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas.

Keith, S. , E. K. Urban & C. H. Fry (1992). The Birds of Africa, Volume IV. Academic Press, London.

Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp.

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.