Scientific Name: Delichon lagopodum
Chinese Name: 白腹毛脚燕
Breeding Range: East Asia
Nonbreeding Range: Southeast Asia
Local Subspecies: –
Size: 13-14 cm
Identification: Can be distinguished from Asian House Martin by its extensive white rump (with white uppertail coverts) that extends onto the lower back, a deeper tail fork, and dusky underwing coverts.
Habitat: Open areas
Behaviour/Ecology: Insectivorous, forages with other aerial insectivores, has a slow flight.
Local Status: Vagrant
Conservation Status: Least Concern (IUCN 3.1) for Common House Martin (pre-split)
Location: A single individual seen on 3 Jan 2021 at Neo Tiew Harvest Lane.