WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApus apus (Linnaeus, 1758)

212734  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212734)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 16-18 cm. Plumage: uniform dark brown...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 16-18 cm. Plumage: uniform dark brown with whitish throat; forked tail. Immature below, white edges to feathers of give a scaly appearance. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill black; feet and legs dark pink. Habitat: over coastal waters during migration. Palearctic migrant . <390><391><393> [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Apus apus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212734 on 2017-12-15

Date
action
by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z
created
1998-08-25 13:14:19Z
changed
Depew, Lorna
2008-08-25 09:45:24Z
changed
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
checked

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basis of record Fry, C.H., S. Keith & E.K. Urban (1988). The Birds of Africa, Volume III. Academic Press, London. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 16-18 cm. Plumage: uniform dark brown with whitish throat; forked tail. Immature below, white edges to feathers of give a scaly appearance. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill black; feet and legs dark pink. Habitat: over coastal waters during migration. Palearctic migrant . <390><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Forms a superspecies with A. unicolor & A. niansae [details]
 

LanguageName 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordejka  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЧерен бързолет  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormursejler  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgierzwaluw  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorswiftChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean swiftChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorcommon swift  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauersegler  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorסיס חומות  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorčiurlys  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΚοινή Σταχτάρα  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortårnseiler  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortårnseglar  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorjerzyk  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDrepneaua mică  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgabhlán gaoithe  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhudournik  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvencejo común  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortornseglare  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkarasağanUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkarasaganUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorebabil kuşuUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorebabil kusu  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorСерпокрилець чорний  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgwennol ddu  [details]