Taxon profile


Vaux's Swift
Chaetura vauxi (J. K. Townsend, 1839)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Apodiformes »  family Apodidae - swifts »  genus Chaetura

IUCN category:Least Concern

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Included taxa

Number of records: 7

subspecies Chaetura vauxi andrei Berlepsch & Hartert, 1902 - Ashy-tailed Swift
subspecies Chaetura vauxi aphanes Wetmore & Phelps Jr, 1956
subspecies Chaetura vauxi gaumeri Lawrence, 1882
subspecies Chaetura vauxi ochropygia Aldrich, 1937
subspecies Chaetura vauxi richmondi Ridgway, 1910
subspecies Chaetura vauxi tamaulipensis Sutton, 1941
subspecies Chaetura vauxi vauxi (J. K. Townsend, 1839)

Links and literature

EN AOU Checklist of North and Middle American Birds 2013 [], North American Classification Committee (NACC) [as Chaetura vauxi]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Bird Life 5.1 [32198]

Bird Life [] [as Chaetura vauxi (Townsend, 1839)]
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 Chaetura vauxi]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 3.3 [] [as Chaetura vauxi (Townsend, JK, 1839)]
Data retrieved on: 11 April 2013
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Chaetura vauxi (Townsend, 1839)]
Fenneman J. (2007): British Columbia Bird Checklist [as Chaetura vauxi]
Data retrieved on: 25 January 2009
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Chaetura vauxi]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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