Preuss's cliff swallow

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Preuss's cliff swallow
Petrochelidon preussi -Southwest Region, Cameroon -four-8.jpg
Four in Southwest Region, Cameroon
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Hirundinidae
Genus: Petrochelidon
Species: P. preussi
Binomial name
Petrochelidon preussi
(Reichenow, 1898)
Synonyms
  • Hirundo preussi

Preuss's cliff swallow (Petrochelidon preussi), also known as Preuss's swallow, is a species of bird in the Hirundinidae family.

Distribution and habitat[edit]

It is found in Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, and Togo.

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