Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hummingbirds :: White-vented Plumeleteer

White-vented Plumeleteer Chalybura buffonii

Described by: Lesson (1832)
Alternate common name(s): Blue-bellied Plumeleteer, Buffon's Hummingbird
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Canopy Tower Lodge, Panama - Jan 19, 2004 © Glen Tepke  Canopy Tower Lodge, Panama - Jan 19, 2004 © Glen Tepke  Santa Marta Mountains, Colombia - May 12, 2004 © R S Scanlon 
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Ex. s. Central America and n. South America;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) E. and c. Panama to nw. Colombia.
(2) Nc. Colombia to w. and n. Venezuela.
(3) Ne. Colombia.
(4) E. slope of the Andes in se. Colombia.


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


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