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Strange Tails

We're delighted to have a strong population of strange-tailed tyrants at the reserve. So much so that we've adopted these beautiful and endangered birds as the symbol of the Trust

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Southern Rough-winged Swallow

Southern Rough-winged Swallow

Stelgidopteryx ruficolis

We rarely see this swallow at the reserve.  This example was seen in November and is probably a juvenile.  It has probably come from Missiones where the soil is red, hence the pinkish breast.  It tends to favour wetlands.

It measures 13 cm, has brown upperparts and a cinnamon throat.  The underparts are mostly whitish

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