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- Tachycineta stolzmanni
Ecuador and Peru.
This is a monotypic species.
It has in the past been considered a subspecies of Mangrove Swallow, but recent DNA data indicate that the closest relative of Mangrove Swallow is White-winged Swallow.
Dry savanna, coastal salt lagoons and arable land.
Builds a nest inside an existing cavity, and willingly uses artificial boxes. Clutch size averages between 2.5 and 3, slightly larger in later nesting attempts.
Food consists of insects.
- Clements, James F. 2007. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to October 2007. Ithaca: Cornell University Press. ISBN 9780801445019
- SACC baseline read in September 2009
- Stager et al. 2012. Ornithologia Neotropical 23:95-112
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