Taxon profile


Blue-throated Piping-guan
Pipile cumanensis (Jacquin, 1784)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Galliformes »  family Cracidae - chachalacas, curassows and guans »  genus Pipile - Piping-guans

Scientific synonyms

Aburria cumanensis (Jacquin, 1784)
Crax cumanensis Jacquin, 1784
Penelope cumanensis

Least Concern



Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Pipile cumanensis cumanensis (Jacquin, 1784) - Venezuelan Blue-throated Piping-guan

Pipile cumanensis cumanensis - Venezuelan Blue-throated Piping-guan

subspecies Pipile cumanensis grayi (Pelzeln, 1870)

Pipile cumanensis grayi

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [88]

Bird Life [] [as Pipile cumanensis (Jacquin, 1784)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Remsen J. V. Jr., Cadena C. D., Jaramillo A., Nores M., Pacheco J. F., Pérez-Emán J., Robbins M. B., Stiles F. G., Stotz D. F. and Zimmer K. J. (2002-2013): Classification of the bird species of South America 17 March 2013 [], American Ornithologists' Union [as Pipile cumanensis]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Pipile cumanensis (Jacquin, 1784)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Pipile cumanensis (Jacquin, 1784)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Pipile cumanensis]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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