Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hummingbirds :: Berylline Hummingbird

Berylline Hummingbird Saucerottia beryllina

Described by: Lichtenstein (1830)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Amazilia sumichrasti, Amazilia beryllina


Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico - 2004 © Manuel Grosselet  Rancho Primavera near El Tuito, Jalisco, Mexico - Feb 26, 2007 © Peter Moulton 
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Sw. United States to c. Central America;
Three populations;
(1) Sw. United States (se. Arizona), nw. and w. Mexico (Sonora).
(2) E. and c. Mexico s. from s. Chihuahua.
(3) S. Mexico (w. Chiapas).
(4) S. Mexico (c. and s. Chiapas).
(5) S. Guatemala and El Salvador to c. Honduras. Belize?


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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