Pied-winged swallow

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Pied-winged swallow
Pied-winged swallow (Hirundo leucosoma).jpg
In Gambia
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Hirundinidae
Genus: Hirundo
Species: H. leucosoma
Binomial name
Hirundo leucosoma
Swainson, 1837
Hirundo leucosoma distribution map.png

The pied-winged swallow (Hirundo leucosoma) is a species of bird in the family Hirundinidae.[1]

It is found in Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo.[1]


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