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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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Brown-chested Martin

Brown-chested Martin

Progne tapera

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We see the Brown-chested Martin at our reserve regularly and they are common throughout most of Argentina except for the far south.

Length is appx 16cm and upperparts are brown.  Underparts are white except for a brown breastband which continues in a broken line longitudinally down the belly.  Wings extend beyond tail which is slightly forked.

Brown-chested Martin

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