Red-rumped Swallow

Lat.:  Cecropis daurica

Lux.:  Roudelzeg Schmuewel

D.:  Rötelschwalbe

Fr.:  Hirdondelle rousseline


Next to the breakfast



There are many Red-rumped Swallows in Turkey but it's difficult to find some quiet at the same place. We found this bird at a turkish hotel close to the ocean. There were two who came to a puddle to collect mud for their nest.

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