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Palawan Swiftlet
Slide2whale echo
Information
Range Philippines
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Class Aves
Order Apodiformes
Family Apodidae
Genus Aerodramus
Species Aerodramus palawanensis
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Palawan swiftlet (Aerodramus palawanensis), is a species of swift in the Apodidae family. Some taxonomists consider it to be a subspecies of the uniform swiftlet. It is endemic to the Philippines. It uses echolocation to navigate and hunt in the darkness.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

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