Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hummingbirds :: Horned Sungem

Horned Sungem Heliactin bilopha

Described by: Wied (1821)
Alternate common name(s): Sungem, Horned Hummingbird
Old scientific name(s): Heliactin bilophum, Heliactin cornuta

Photographs

Chapada Diamantina, Bahia, Brazil - Jul, 2002 © Arthur Grosset  Chapada Diamantina, Bahia, Brazil - Jul, 2002 © Arthur Grosset  Chapada Diamantina, Bahia, Brazil - Jul, 2002 © Arthur Grosset  Chapada dos Guimar„es, Mato Grosso, Brazil - Aug 24, 2007 © Jean-Philippe Paris 
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Range

Sc. tropical South America;
Two populations;
C. and e. Brazil (Bahia, Chapada Diamantina) and adjacent e. Bolivia. Small isolated population in ex. s. Surinam.

Videos

No videos are available for this species

Sounds

No sounds are available for this species

References

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

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