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Swallow ID, Michigan, USA (female tree?)

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Old Sunday 3rd May 2009, 22:17   #1
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Swallow ID, Michigan, USA (female tree?)

We saw several Barn Swallows and a couple of Tree Swallows, but the vast majority of the swallows were of this variety. Could they be female or juvinile Trees?

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Old Sunday 3rd May 2009, 22:19   #2
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The brown blending on the throat suggests a Northern Rough-winged.
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Old Sunday 3rd May 2009, 22:21   #3
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WOW, that was FAST! NRW would be a lifer for me.

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