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Purple Needle Tail

Scientific name:
Hirundapus celebensis
Habitat:
Forest and open, even over cities, but seem to be at home in the mountains
Birdwatch note:
Huge, powerful, very fast, high fliers in small squadrons. Makes swoosh sound when passes nearby.
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