Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hummingbirds :: Rufous-breasted Hermit
Rufous-breasted Hermit Glaucis hirsuta
Described by: Gmelin, J. F. (1788)
Alternate common name(s): Hairy Hermit, Grzimek's Barbthroat
Old scientific name(s): Threnetes grzimeki, Glaucis hirsutus
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RangeS. West Indies, ex. s. Central America through Amazonian South America to e. Brazil;
(1) West Indies in the s. Lesser Antilles (Grenada), Trinidad and Tobago.
(2) C. and e. Panama, n. Colombia, Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana, Brazil (Bahia) to e. Ecuador, e. Peru, n. and e. Bolivia.
Grzimek's Barbthroat: Espirito Santo, Brazil.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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