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Buff-thighed Puffleg

Haplophaedia assimilis (Elliot, 1876)

The buff-thighed puffleg is a species of hummingbird in the "brilliants", tribe Heliantheini in subfamily Lesbiinae. It is found in Bolivia and Peru. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Trochilidae
Genus:
   Haplophaedia
Scientific:
  Haplophaedia assimilis


Original description

Citation:
  (Elliot, 1876)

Reference:
  Bull.Soc.Zool.France p.227

Protonym:
  Eriocnemis assimilis

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/35670302


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  053F6E2ABACEC01F

Avibase ID:
  avibase-053F6E2A

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/053F6E2A


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 693169

Geographic range:

  • Haplophaedia assimilis assimilis: east slope of the Andes of southern Peru and Bolivia (Cuzco south to Cochabamba)
  • Haplophaedia assimilis affinis: east slope of the Andes of northern and central Peru (southeastern Amazonas south to Huánuco)
English:
Buff-thighed Puffleg
Catalan:
Colibrí calçat de potes rosa
Czech:
kolibřík světlerousý
Danish:
Rustlåret Kvastben
German:
Fahlschenkel-Höschenkolibri
Spanish:
Calzadito Verdoso Sureño
Spanish (Spain):
Calzadito Verdoso Sureño
Finnish:
etelänpuistokolibri
French:
Érione à pattes rousses
Croatian:
žućkastonogi kolibrić
Italian:
Fiocchetto zampecamoscio
Japanese (romaji):
kimomoashigehachidori
Japanese:
キモモアシゲハチドリ
Lithuanian:
Geltonšlaunė haplofedija
Dutch:
Vaaldijpluimbroekje
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Quechuadunfot
Norwegian:
Quechuadunfot
Polish:
puchatek peruwiański
Portuguese:
calçudo-de-patas-ruivas
Russian:
Бледноногий эрион
Slovak:
pančuchárik zelenkastý
Serbian:
Žutonogi gaćasti kolibri
Swedish:
quechuadunbena
Ukrainian:
Колібрі-пухоніг рудоногий
Chinese:
黄腿蓬腿蜂鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
棕蓬腿蜂鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Buff-thighed Puffleg ( Haplophaedia assimilis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Buff-thighed Puffleg ( Haplophaedia assimilis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Buff-thighed Puffleg ( Haplophaedia assimilis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Érione à pattes rousses ( Haplophaedia assimilis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Buff-thighed Puffleg ( Haplophaedia assimilis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2019:
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eBird version 2021:
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
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South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
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South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
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South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
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South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
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South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
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South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
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South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
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South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
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South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
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South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
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South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
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South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
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South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
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South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
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South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
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South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
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South American Classification Committee (20/02/2020):
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South American Classification Committee (8/06/2020):
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South American Classification Committee (24/08/2021):
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Buff-thighed Puffleg ( Haplophaedia assimilis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Haplophaedia assimilis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Haplophaedia assimilis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Haplophaedia [aureliae or assimilis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Catalan: Colibrí calçat de potes rosa
Czech: kolibřík světlerousý
Danish: Rustlåret Kvastben
German: Fahlschenkel-Höschenkolibri
English: Buff-thighed Puffleg
English, HBW: Buff-thighed Puffleg
English (IOC): Buff-thighed Puffleg
English (United States): Buff-thighed Puffleg
Spanish: Calzadito Verdoso Sureño
Spanish (Spain): Calzadito Verdoso Sureño
Spanish (HBW): Buff-thighed Puffleg
Spanish (Peru): Calzadito de Muslo Anteado
Finnish: etelänpuistokolibri
French: Érione à pattes rousses
Croatian: žućkastonogi kolibrić
Italian: Fiocchetto zampecamoscio
Japanese (romaji): kimomoashigehachidori
Japanese: キモモアシゲハチドリ
Scientific: Eriocnemis assimilis, Haplophaedia assimilis, Haplophaedia assimilis assimilis, Haplophaedia aureliae assimilis
Lithuanian: Geltonšlaunė haplofedija
Dutch: Vaaldijpluimbroekje
Norwegian Nynorsk: Quechuadunfot
Norwegian: Quechuadunfot
Polish: puchatek peruwiański
Portuguese: calçudo-de-patas-ruivas
Portuguese (Portugal): calçadinho-esverdeado-do-sul
Russian: Бледноногий эрион
Slovak: pančuchárik zelenkastý
Serbian: Žutonogi gaćasti kolibri
Swedish: quechuadunbena, Quechuatofsbena
Turkish: Solgun paçalı pufayak
Ukrainian: Колібрі-пухоніг рудоногий
Chinese: 黄腿蓬腿蜂鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 棕蓬腿蜂鳥

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