Category - swallows
Wij willen hier een beschrijving geven, maar de site die u nu bekijkt staat dit niet toe. The barn swallow (hirundo rustica) is the most widespread species of swallow in the world. It is a distinctive passerine bird with blue upperparts and a long, deeply forked tail. In anglophone europe it is just called the swallow in northern europe it is the only common species called a swallow rather than a martin. 4 miles from dartmouth tennis court swimming pool spa golf course bar bistro local beaches & woodlands leisure park. opening in theaters and vod march 6 directed by carlo mirabella-davis starring haley bennett, austin stowell, denis ohare & elizabeth marvel. Swallowing, the act of passing food from the mouth, by way of the pharynx (or throat) and esophagus, to the stomach. There, food is mixed with saliva for lubrication and placed on the back of the tongue. The american cliff swallows average body length is 13 cm (5. 1 in), they have short legs and small bills with relatively long pointed wings. Adult cliff swallows have an overall dark brownish plumage covering both their back and wings, they have a characteristic white forehead, rich red coloured cheeks with a dark throat, basic white underparts and a buffy-coloured rump. Handsome aerialists with deep-blue iridescent backs and clean white fronts, tree swallows are a familiar sight in summer fields and wetlands across northern north america. They chase after flying insects with acrobatic twists and turns, their steely blue-green feathers flashing in the sunlight. Tree swallows nest in tree cavities they also readily take up residence in nest boxes.