Alpine Swift

Order: 

Apodiformes

Family: 

Apodidae

Genus: 

Apus

Species: 

melba

Name: 

Alpine Swift

Weight: 

Species Type: 

Avian

Species ID: 

768

Species Link: 

Alpine Swift Life History Traits (averages)

Female Maturity: 

730 days

Male Maturity: 

730 days

Adult Weight: 

102.7 grams

Maximum Longevity: 

26 years

Avian Rehab Tools

Avian Treatment Calculator
Dosage Calculator

Alpine Swift Research Tools

Use these links to obtain additional detailed information and research. Life history information is invaluable because it provides diet and habitat info that can be used to formulate diets as well as identify release environments

Ageing, Weight and Longevity
Distribution Maps
eBird Occurrence Map
Cornell Data
Life History Data
Google Scholar
Bird Identification
Scientific Research

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