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SWALLOWS

• Angola
• Barn
• Blue
• Ethiopian
• Grey-rumped
• Lesser Striped
• Mosque
• Red-rumped
• Rufous-chested
• White-throated
• Wire-tailed

SAW-WINGS

• Black
• White-headed

MARTINS

• Banded
• Common House
• Mascarene
• Plain
• Rock
• Sand


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PICTURES OF THE KENYAN BIRDS:
SWALLOWS, SAW-WINGS & MARTINS





Barn Swallow


Barn Swallow

Picture by Chege Mungai Mukabi, taken in November '18


Scientific name: Hirundo r. rustica

Dutch name: Boerenzwaluw





BIRD SPECIES FOR WHICH WE DON'T HAVE A PICTURE YET

The list of Swallows, Saw-wings and Martins of which we don't have a picture yet, is too lang to mention here. In case you have a good picture of any of these birds, we would appreciate if you could share your picture and we will put it in this gallery with your name below it.

In case you have a good picture of any of these birds, we would appreciate if you could
share your picture and we will put it in this gallery with your name below it.



Lesser Striped Swallow


Lesser Striped Swallow

Picture by Chege Mungai Mukabi, taken in Masai Mara in May '18


Scientific name: Hirundo abyssinica unitatis

Dutch name: Savannezwaluw






Red-rumped Swallow


Red-rumped Swallow

Picture by Chege Mungai Mukabi, taken in Masai Mara in April '18


Scientific name: Hirundo daurica emini

Dutch name: Roodstuitzwaluw






Wire-tailed Swallow


Wire-tailed Swallow

Picture by Chege Mungai Mukabi, taken in Masai Mara in February '18


Scientific name: Hirundo s. smithii

Dutch name: Roodkruinzwaluw






White-headed Saw-wing


White-headed Saw-wing

Picture by Brian Stow, UK, taken in February '19


Scientific name: Psalidoprocne a. albiceps

Dutch name: Witkopkamzwaluw






Sand Martin


Sand Martin

Picture by Chege Mungai Mukabi, taken in May '18


Scientific name: Riparia r. riparia

Dutch name: Oeverzwaluw