Green Jay Quantum-Nature (beta)
Bird database and photo sharing!
Scarlet Tanager
Browse Find a bird What's New?

African Palm Swift (Cypsiurus parvus) 

Order: Swifts, Hummingbirds (Apodiformes); Family: Swifts (Apodidae)
Four-letter code**: APSW
Status: No status

Alternate Name(s):
African Palm Swift (Cypsiurus parvus)A Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World, 0-12-3569-10-9, 1991
Palm Swift (Cypsiurus parvus)Philippine Birds, 70-169119, 1971
Collins Field Guide Birds of East Africa, 0-00-219179-2, 1971
Peterson Field Guide Birds of West Africa, , 1971
Illustrated Guide to the Birds of Southern Africa, 0-691-04469-4, 1971
Field Guide to the Birds of the Middle East, 0-85661-076-3, 1971
Collins Birds of India, 0-00-219712X, 1971

Known Ranges
Resident: East Africa,N Central Africa, Madagascar, Ethiopia (N East Africa), Botswana (C Southern Africa), West Africa

Reported in
  • - Bafia, Centrale, Cameroon 6 times between 2010-06-20 and 2010-08-15
  • - Bandjoun, Oest, Cameroon in 2010-06-30
  • - Yaounde, central, Cameroon in 2010-06-08
  • - Kalahari, , South Africa in 2004-09-15

  • All reported sightings, by month
    South Africa000000001000

    Find another Species

    Copyright 2010-2012 C. Vadai. If you have any questions or comments, please contact me at