White-chested Swift Cypseloides lemosi
Version: 1.0 — Published September 28, 2012
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White-chested Swift captures insects in flight, in typical swift fashion.
Social and interspecific behavior
White-chested Swift occasionally is encountered as solitary individuals or as pairs, but more commonly is in flocks, often mixed with other species of swift, including various combinations of White-collared Swift (Streptoprocne zonaris), Chestnut-collared Swift (Streptoprocne rutila), White-chinned Swift (Cypseloides cryptus), and Short-tailed Swift (Chaetura brachyura).