Steenbok Nature Reserve
Common NameFamily NameRoberts NoStatusSize
Swallow, White-throatedHirundo aubigularis520Intra-African breeding migrant14-17cm
Swallow, White-throated

A medium sized swallow with chestnut forehead, blue breast band and white spots on deeply forked tail, white throat. Often occurs near water. Arrives in SA in August, departs late March/April.
Food: airborne insects.