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Streak-throated Swallow Petrochelidon fluvicola   - Nesting colony
Streak-throated Swallow
Photographer : © Jugal Tiwari
Location :Kutch, Gujarat, India
Date : 31 July 2013
English synonyms:Indian Cliff Swallow, Indian Swallow, Streak-throated Cliff Swallow, Indian Cliff Martin
Bird Family :Hirundininae - Martins & Swallows
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Streak- throated Swallow ( Hirundo fluvicola ) colony of over 500 nest found today on 31st July 2013 at Kutch, Gujarat. It is an active nesting colony of over 500 nests in different stages of construction. - JT