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    Rough-winged Swallow Audubon Royal Octavo Print. Plate number 51 features two Rough-winged Swallows pursuing a bug for dinner. A page of text, with information pertaining to the species, accompanies the print. Audubon decided to study and record the Rough-winged Swallow as he sat down to rest one afternoon after searching for Ibises. Only then did he realize that they differed from their most well-known relative, the Sand Martin.

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    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
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