Black-and-rufous swallow

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Black-and-rufous swallow
Hirundo nigrorufa, Munhango, Birding Weto, a.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Hirundinidae
Genus: Hirundo
H. nigrorufa
Binomial name
Hirundo nigrorufa

The black-and-rufous swallow (Hirundo nigrorufa) is a species of bird in the family Hirundinidae.


It inhabits the miombo ecosystems of Angola, Democratic Republic of the Congo and Zambia.

Illustration dating from 1894


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Hirundo nigrorufa". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.