White-chested swift

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White-chested swift
Cypseloides lemosi.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Apodiformes
Family: Apodidae
Genus: Cypseloides
C. lemosi
Binomial name
Cypseloides lemosi
Eisenmann & Lehmann, 1962

The white-chested swift (Cypseloides lemosi) is a species of swift in the family Apodidae. It is found in Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru. Its natural habitat is heavily degraded former forest.


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