IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)

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Swift which is blackish above with a white rump, long sickle-shaped wings and a deeply forked tail. It is dark brown below, with whitish fringes to the breast and belly feathers and a grayish throat. The Pacific Swift makes buzzing and twittering sounds and long, high-pitched squeaks.


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Source: Birds of Papua New Guinea

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