Riparia paludicola,

Riparia paludicola,

Hirundo paludicola Vieill., Nouv. Diet. d'Hist. Nat., xivt p. 511 (1817).

Type-locality: South Africa.

Our Indian bird is now generally accepted as a subspecies of the African bird, which differs from ours principally in being very much larger.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.3 1926.
Title in Book: 
Riparia paludicola,
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1926
Page No: 
234
M_ID: 
22405
M_CN: 
Grey-throated Martin
M_SN: 
Riparia chinensis
Volume: 
Vol. 3
Term name: 
id: 
3983

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