Sinaloa martin

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Sinaloa martin
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Hirundinidae
Genus: Progne
Species: P. sinaloae
Binomial name
Progne sinaloae
Nelson, 1898

The Sinaloa martin (Progne sinaloae) is a species of bird in the family Hirundinidae. It breeds semicolonially in sheer cliff faces within pine-oak forests of the Sierra Madre Occidental of western Mexico. Presumed migrant records also come from Belize and Guatemala. It is assumed to winter in South America.

References[edit]

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