Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hummingbirds :: Black-bellied Thorntail

Black-bellied Thorntail Popelairia langsdorffi

Described by: Temminck (1821)
Alternate common name(s): Black-breasted Thorntail, Langsdorff's Thorntail
Old scientific name(s): Discosura langsdorffi


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Nc. and se. South America;
Two widely separated populations;
(1) E. of the Andes in se. Colombia and s. Venezuela s. through e. Ecuador, e. Peru, n. Bolivia, w. and s. Amazonian Brazil.
(2) E. Brazil (Bahia).


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


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