Purple martin (Progne subis)

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Purple martin fact file

Purple martin description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyHirundinidae
GenusProgne (1)

Information on the purple martin (Progne subis) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Purple martin status

The purple martin is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (June, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Purple martin pair at nest box  
Purple martin pair at nest box

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