Species of Thailand

Whiskered treeswift

Hemiprocne comata, Coenraad Jacob Temminck, 1824

(In Thai: นกแอ่นฟ้าเคราขาว)

The whiskered treeswift (Hemiprocne comata) is a species of bird in the Hemiprocnidae family. It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical mangrove forests, and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.

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Category / Seasonal Status

BCST Category: Recorded in an apparently wild state within the last 50 years

BCST Seasonal status: Resident or presumed resident

Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Apodiformes
Family
Hemiprocnidae
Genus
Hemiprocne
Species
Hemiprocne comata

Common names

  • Thai: นกแอ่นฟ้าเคราขาว

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

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Whiskered treeswift

Range Map

Distribution map of Whiskered treeswift, Hemiprocne comata in Thailand
  • Bang Lang National Park
  • Budo - Su-ngai Padi National Park
  • Hala-Bala Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Kaeng Krachan National Park
  • Khao Banthat Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Khao Chong
  • Khao Luang National Park
  • Khao Nam Khang National Park
  • Khao Nan National Park
  • Khao Phra - Bang Khram Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Khao Sok National Park
  • Khlong Saeng Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Ko Lanta National Park
  • Mueang Krabi District, Krabi
  • Mueang Phang Nga District, Phang Nga
  • Phato District, Chumphon
  • San Kala Khiri National Park
  • Sri Phang-nga National Park
  • Takua Pa District, Phang Nga
  • Thale Ban National Park
  • Ton Nga-Chang Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Ton Pariwat Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Yan Ta Khao District, Trang
Range map of Hemiprocne comata in Thailand