Barn Swallow, Hirundo rustica

Taxonomic Hierarchy
Barnswallows, Hirundo rustica
Kingdom Animalia – Animal, animals
Phylum Chordata – chordates
Subphylum Vertebrata – vertebrates
Class Aves – Birds
Order Passeriformes – Perching Birds
Family Hirundinidae – Swallows
Genus Hirundo Linnaeus, 1758 – Barn Swallows
Species Hirundo rustica Linnaeus, 1758 – Barn Swallow
Hirundo rustica, Linnaeus, 1758, Taxonomic Serial No.: 178448

Filmed on June 7, 2006, Southeastern, North Carolina. The photos and video on this site may be used freely for educational purposes. (Fair use in copyright).

Birds built a nest up on the wall at local college.

Picture of strikingly similar bird.

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Barn Swallow Photographs


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