Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hummingbirds :: Scaly-breasted Hummingbird

Scaly-breasted Hummingbird Phaeochroa cuvierii

Described by: DeLattre; Bourcier (1846)
Alternate common name(s): Cuvier's Hummingbird, Robert's Hummingbird, Couvier's Sabrewing
Old scientific name(s): Campylopterus cuvierii


Las Cruces, Costa Rica - Nov 18, 2004 © Lou Hegedus  Carara, Costa Rica - Nov, 2006 © Lou Hegedus 
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C. to s. Central America and n. South America;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) Ex. se. Mexico (n. Chiapas), Belize, e. Guatemala and s. along the Caribbean slope to e. Nicaragua and ne. Costa Rica.
(2) Pacific slope of Costa Rica.
(3) Pacific slope of w. Panama.
(4) Coiba Is. (Panama).
(5) C. and e. Panama.
(6) Coastal n. Colombia.


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


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