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  • Southern Whiteface

  • Aphelocephala leucopsis
  • This species can be distinguished from other Australian swallows by its tail shape and pale rump. The most similar species, the Fairy Martin, has a rufous head and nape.

  • Photos link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/viewphotos.php?c=571
  • Song link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/sounds.php?c=571&p=249
  • « Back to Catalog
  • Southern Whiteface

  • This species can be distinguished from other Australian swallows by its tail shape and pale rump. The most similar species, the Fairy Martin, has a rufous head and nape.

  • Formerly or also known as
  • Scientific name
  • Aphelocephala leucopsis
  • Former scientific name
    RAOU number
  • 466
  • Size
  • 10cm
  • Period in district
  • Song group
  • Song link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/sounds.php?c=571&p=249
  • Photos link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/viewphotos.php?c=571
  • Description link
  • www.environment.sa.gov.au/.../pa-fact-southernwhitefaceeastern.pdf‎