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Reddish Hermit Phaethornis ruber

Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Red-vented Hermit, Pygmy Hermit
Old scientific name(s): Pygmornis ruber


Ubatuba, São Paulo, Brazil - Feb, 2002 © Arthur Grosset  Lencois, Bahia, Brazil - Mar, 2004 © Arthur Grosset  near Capuchinbird Road, Venezuela - Jan 12, 2007 © Michael Todd 
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E. of the Andes in n. and c. tropical South America;
(1) E. Colombia, e. and s. Venezuela and Guyana.
(2) Surinam, Guiana and n. and c. Brazil (e. Bahia, Chapada Diamantina).
(3) E. Ecuador, ne. Peru, e. Bolivia and w. Brazil.
(4) Ec. Peru.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: John van der Woude


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


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