Taxon profile


White-chested Emerald
Chrysuronia brevirostris (Lesson, 1829)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Apodiformes »  family Trochilidae - hummingbirds »  genus Chrysuronia

Scientific synonyms

Amazilia brevirostris (Lesson, 1829)
Agyrtria brevirostris (Lesson, 1829)

Least Concern LC  as Amazilia brevirostris

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Chrysuronia brevirostris brevirostris (Lesson, 1829)
subspecies Chrysuronia brevirostris chionopectus (Gould, 1859) - White-chested Emerald

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22687517]

Bird Life [] [as Amazilia brevirostris (Lesson, 1829)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22687517]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Amazilia brevirostris (Lesson, 1829)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
EN F. Gill, D. Donsker & P. Rasmussen (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Chrysuronia brevirostris (Lesson, R, 1829)]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021
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 Amazilia brevirostris]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Amazilia brevirostris Lesson, 1830]
Data retrieved on: 28 November 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Agyrtria brevirostris (Lesson, 1829)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Amazilia brevirostris]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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