|Pacific Swift Apus
(aka Fork-tailed Swift, Pacific Fork-tailed Swift)
The Pacific Swift breeds from Siberia to Kamchatka and south to the Himalayas and south-east Asia. Some races are more migratory than others and winter as far as southern India to Australia.
|It is a large swift with long, pointed wings and a long, deeply forked tail. It has a conspicuous white rump. Underparts have some scaling and a pale throat .|