Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hummingbirds :: Copper-tailed Hummingbird

Copper-tailed Hummingbird Saucerottia cupreicauda

Described by: Salvin; Godman (1884)
Alternate common name(s): Tepui Hummingbird
Old scientific name(s): Amazilia cupreicauda


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Ne. South America;
Four isolated populations;
(1) Highlands and tepuis of e. Venezuela, Guyana and ex. n. Brazil (Roraima).
(2) S. Venezuela (Mt. Duida).
(3) Ex. s. Venezuela and possibly adjacent n. Brazil.


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


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