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Swifts feed on flying insects.

 

 

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White-Collared Swift (Vencejo de Collar)

Streptprocne zonaris

This bird is found in eastern Paraguay.

 

 

White-Collared Swift (Vencejo de Collar)

Great Dusky Swift (Vencejo de Cascada)

Cypseloides senex

This bird is found in eastern Paraguay.

 

 

Great Dusky Swift (Vencejo de Cascada)

Sooty Swift (Vencejo Negruzco)

Cypseloides fumigatus

This bird is found in eastern Paraguay.

 

 

Great Dusky Swift (Vencejo de Cascada)

Dark-Brown Swift (Vencejo Pardusco)

Cypseloides rothschildi

This bird is found in the western Chaco.

 

 

Dark-Brown Swift (Vencejo Pardusco)

Ashy-Tailed Swift (Vencejo de Tormenta)

Chaetura andrei

This bird is found throughout Paraguay.

 

 

Great Dusky Swift (Vencejo de Cascada)

Gray-Rumped Swift (Vencejo Blanco)

Chaetura cinereiventris

This bird is found in eastern Paraguay.

Great Dusky Swift (Vencejo de Cascada)