Waterfall Swift

Scientific Name
Hydrochous gigas
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Conservation Status
Near Threatened (NT)

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Wikipedia Article

The Giant Swiftlet (Hydrochous gigas), also known as the Waterfall Swift, is a species of swift in the Apodidae family. It is monotypic within the genus Hydrochous. It is found in Indonesia and Malaysia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montane forests and rivers. It is threatened by habitat loss.