Little Swift Apus affinis (Gray, JE, 1830)

Order: Apodiformes Family: Apodidae Status: Vagrant to Madeira

Apus affinis Biometrics

Wingspan: 34 - 35 cm (Beaman & Madge, 2011)
Total length: 12 cm (Beaman & Madge, 2011)
Weight: 26 g (Cardona & Esteban, 2002)


Madeira local status by Correia-Fagundes et al, 2021: Exceptional
Madeira local status by Romano et al, 2010: Only 1 record
Madeira local status by Zino et al, 1995: Only 1 record
Conservation status by the IUCN Red List Categories, 2013: Least Concern ver 3.1

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