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Whitehead's Swiftlet
05 39 027 Aerodramus whiteheadi
Information
Range Philippines
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Class Aves
Order Apodiformes
Family Apodidae
Genus Aerodramus
Species Aerodramus whiteheadi
Conservation Status
DDSpecies
Data Deficient

The Whitehead's swiftlet (Aerodramus whiteheadi), is a species of swift in the Apodidae family. It is endemic to the Philippines. It is named after the British explorer John Whitehead (1860-1899) who collected natural history specimens in Borneo and elsewhere in Southeast Asia.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. Its status is insufficiently known.

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