Brown-backed Needletail

Brown-backed Needletail
Brown-backed Needletail
Species: Brown-backed Needletail   Hirundapus giganteus
Author: Tom Backlund
Monday, April 12, 2010
Added to IBC: 29 Jan 2015 - 09:06
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Altitude (m): 
761 meters


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Tom Backlund, IBC1079946. Accessible at

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Tom Backlund, IBC1079946. Photo of Brown-backed Needletail Hirundapus giganteus at Khao Yai National Park, Thailand. Accessible at

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