Hirundinidae

Asian Plain Martin

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Riparia chinensis
Nepali Name: भित्तेगौंथली (Bhitte Gauthali)

Plain Martin
Plain Martin. Sauraha, Chitwan, Nepal. 189 meters. 26 May, 2017. Photo: Ashish Shrestha
Plain Martin
Plain Martin. Sauraha, Chitwan, Nepal. 189 meters. 26 May, 2017. Photo: Ashish Shrestha

Red-rumped Swallow

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Cecropis daurica
Nepali Name: गेरुकटी गौंथली (Gerukati Gauthali)

Red-rumped Swallow in Nepal
Bageshwori (Nagarkot), Bhaktapur, Nepal. ~1,350m. 18 May, 2019. Photo: Ashish Shrestha.

 

Red-rumped Swallow in Nepal
Bageshwori (Nagarkot), Bhaktapur, Nepal. ~1,350m. 18 May, 2019. Photo: Ashish Shrestha.

Barn Swallow

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Hirundo rustica
Nepali Name: घर गौंथली (Ghar Gauthali)

Barn Swallow in Shivapuri Kathmandu
Shivapuri, Kathmandu, Nepal. ~1,800m. 26 March, 2017. Photo: Sadeep Dangol