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Blue-tailed Hummingbird

Amazilia cyanura Gould, 1859

The Blue-tailed Hummingbird (Amazilia cyanura), sometimes placed in the genus Saucerottia, is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family. It is found in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, and Nicaragua. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, and heavily degraded former forest. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Trochilidae
Genus:
  Amazilia

Scientific:
  Amazilia cyanura

Citation:
  Gould, 1859

Reference:
  Monogr.Trochil. pt18 pl.12,text

Protonym:
  Amazilia cyanura

Avibase ID:
  33C0BBAE0F2EF03E

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/33C0BBAE

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555168

Geographic range:

  • Amazilia cyanura cyanura: S Honduras to e El Salvador and nw Nicaragua
  • Amazilia cyanura guatemalae: Pacific slope of s Mexico (se Chiapas) to s Guatemala
  • Amazilia cyanura impatiens: NW and central Costa Rica
English:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird
Czech:
kolibřík středoamerický
German:
Blauschwanzamazilie
Danish:
Blåhalet Amazilie
Spanish:
Amazilia Coliazul
Finnish:
sinitimanttikolibri
French:
Ariane à queue bleue
Italian:
Colibrì codablu
Japanese:
rurioemerarudohachidori
Japanese:
ルリオエメラルドハチドリ
Dutch:
Blauwstaartamazilia
Norwegian:
Blåhalekolibri
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Blåhalekolibri
Polish:
szmaragdzik modrosterny
Russian:
Синехвостая амазилия
Slovak:
kolibrík modrochvostý
Swedish:
blåstjärtssmaragd
Ukrainian:
Амазилія-берил синьохвоста
Chinese:
蓝尾蜂鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Ariane à queue bleue ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Ariane à queue bleue ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Saucerottia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Saucerottia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Saucerottia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Saucerottia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Saucerottia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Saucerottia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Saucerottia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Saucerottia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Saucerottia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Saucerottia cyanura) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Amazilia cyanura [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Amazilia cyanura [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Amazilia cyanura [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Blue-tailed Hummingbird ( Amazilia cyanura) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Amazilia cyanura [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Amazilia cyanura [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Colibrí amazília cuablau
Czech: Kolibrík stredoamerický, kolibřík středoamerický
Danish: Blåhalet Amazilie
German: Blauschwanzamazilie, Blauschwanz-Amazilie
English: Blue tailed Hummingbird, Blue-tailed Hummingbird
English (IOC): Blue-tailed Hummingbird
Spanish: Amazilia Coliazul, Amazilia de Cola Azul, Amazlia Coliazul, Colibrí Cola Azul, Colibri Coliazul
Spanish (Costa Rica): Amazilia coliazul
Spanish (Spain): Amazilia Coliazul
Spanish (HBW): Blue-tailed Hummingbird
Spanish (Honduras): Amazilia Coliazul
Spanish (Mexico): colibrí cola azul, Colibri Coliazul
Spanish (Nicaragua): Amazilia Coliazul
Finnish: Sinitimanttikolibri
French: Ariane à queue bleue
Hungarian: kékfarkú amazília
Italian: Amazilia codablu, Colibrì codablu
Japanese: rurioemerarudohachidori
Japanese: ルリオエメラルドハチドリ
Scientific: Amazilia cyanura, Amazilia cyanura cyanura, Saucerottia cyanura
Lithuanian: Mėlynuodegė saucerocija
Dutch: Blauwstaartamazilia
Norwegian Nynorsk: Blåhalekolibri
Norwegian: Blåhalekolibri
Polish: szmaragdzik modrosterny
Russian: Синехвостая амазилия
Slovak: kolibrík modrochvostý
Swedish: Blåstjärtskolibri, blåstjärtssmaragd
Ukrainian: Амазилія-берил синьохвоста
Chinese: 蓝尾蜂鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 藍尾蜂鳥

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