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Sharonov [Sharonov, A.D.] (1951): (Einige Resultate von Vogeluntersuchungen in der Taigazone Westsibiriens) (Russian). Moskva-Leningrad, [Doklady Akademii Nauk SSSR] 78: 1057-1059

  

(APUSlist No. 0761) 

 

by IGOR FEFELOV

 

 

 

New information on nesting of some birds in Surgut District of Tyumen Region, West Siberia, Russia.

 

Common Swift - Apus apus apus.

Not previously known north of Tobol'sk. Author found it nesting northward to 63 N. Nesting only in tree hollows but not in buildings such as towers, etc. Departure from Surgut area in mid August.