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Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica   - Adult
Barn Swallow
Photographer : © Kaajal Dasgupta
Location :Indian Veterinary Research Institute Farms, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, India
Date : 23 July 2017
English synonyms:Common Swallow, Eurasian Swallow, European Chimney Swallow, European Swallow, House Swallow, Rustic Swallow, Swallow, Barnloft Swallow, Fork-tailed Swallow
Bird Family :Hirundininae - Martins & Swallows
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :About 100 of these birds, including many juveniles, were seen feeding and preening on the cable wires inside the campus. - KD