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Blue-tailed, Red-billed or West Andean Emerald

Chlorostilbon [mellisugus, gibsoni or melanorhynchus] (= Chlorostilbon mellisugus) (Linnaeus, C 1758)




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Classification
Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Trochilidae
Genus:
   Chlorostilbon
Scientific:
  Chlorostilbon mellisugus


Original description

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, C 1758)

Reference:
   Systema Naturae ed. 10 1 p.121

Protonym:
  Trochilus mellisugus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/727026


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  5BE8FFB7D68D5C3C

Avibase ID:
  avibase-5BE8FFB7

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/5BE8FFB7


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 555110

Geographic range:

  • Chlorostilbon mellisugus mellisugus: Suriname, French Guiana and lower Amazonian Brazil
  • Chlorostilbon mellisugus [phoeopygus or napensis]: Upper Amazon and tributaries from Colombia to Bolivia
  • Chlorostilbon mellisugus caribaeus: NE Venezuela, Curaçao, Aruba, Bonaire, Trinidad, Margarita I.
  • Chlorostilbon mellisugus duidae: Tepuis of s Venezuela (Mt. Duida)
  • Chlorostilbon mellisugus subfurcatus: S Venezuela to Guyana and nw Brazil (Rio Branco region)
  • Chlorostilbon mellisugus peruanus: E Peru and e Bolivia
  • Chlorostilbon gibsoni gibsoni: Colombia (upper Magdalena Valley)
  • Chlorostilbon gibsoni chrysogaster: Lowlands of n Colombia (Cartagena to Santa Marta)
  • Chlorostilbon gibsoni nitens: Arid coast of extreme ne Colombia and nw Venezuela
  • Chlorostilbon melanorhynchus melanorhynchus: Andes of sw Colombia (Nariño) and w Ecuador
  • Chlorostilbon melanorhynchus pumilus: Pacific slope of w Colombia and w Ecuador
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English:
Blue-tailed, Red-billed or West Andean Emerald
French:
Émeraude orvert ou É. de Gibson


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Blue-tailed, Red-billed or West Andean Emerald ( Chlorostilbon [mellisugus, gibsoni or melanorhynchus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Blue-tailed, Red-billed or West Andean Emerald ( Chlorostilbon [mellisugus, gibsoni or melanorhynchus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Blue-tailed, Red-billed or West Andean Emerald ( Chlorostilbon [mellisugus, gibsoni or melanorhynchus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Blue-tailed, Red-billed or West Andean Emerald ( Chlorostilbon [mellisugus, gibsoni or melanorhynchus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Blue-tailed, Red-billed or West Andean Emerald ( Chlorostilbon [mellisugus, gibsoni or melanorhynchus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Blue-tailed, Red-billed or West Andean Emerald ( Chlorostilbon [mellisugus, gibsoni or melanorhynchus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Blue-tailed, Red-billed or West Andean Emerald ( Chlorostilbon [mellisugus, gibsoni or melanorhynchus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Blue-tailed, Red-billed or West Andean Emerald ( Chlorostilbon [mellisugus, gibsoni or melanorhynchus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Blue-tailed, Red-billed or West Andean Emerald ( Chlorostilbon [mellisugus, gibsoni or melanorhynchus])
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Émeraude orvert ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Blue-tailed Emerald ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Blue-tailed Emerald ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Blue-tailed Emerald ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Blue-tailed Emerald ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Blue-tailed Emerald ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Blue-tailed Emerald ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Blue-tailed Emerald ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Blue-tailed Emerald ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Blue-tailed Emerald ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Blue-tailed Emerald ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Blue-tailed Emerald ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Blue-tailed Emerald ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Blue-tailed Emerald ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Blue-tailed Emerald ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Blue-tailed Emerald ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Blue-tailed Emerald ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Blue-tailed Emerald ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Blue-tailed Emerald ( Chlorostilbon mellisugus) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Chlorostilbon [mellisugus, gibsoni, melanorhynchus or assimilis]

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Other synonyms

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Catalan: Colibrí maragda cuablau
Czech: Kolibrík modroocasý, kolibřík modroocasý
Danish: Blåhalet Smaragd
German: Smaragdkolibri
English: Blue-tailed Emerald, Blue-tailed, Red-billed or West Andean Emerald
Spanish: Esmeralda Coliazul, Esmeralda de Cola Azul
Spanish (Colombia): Esmeralda Coliazul
Spanish (Peru): Esmeralda de Cola Azul
Spanish (Venezuela): Esmeralda Coliazul
Finnish: Mesismaragdikolibri
French: Émeraude orvert, Émeraude orvert ou É. de Gibson
Hungarian: kékfarkú smaragdkolibri
Italian: Smeraldo codablu
Japanese (romaji): aiohimeemerarudohachidori
Japanese: アイオヒメエメラルドハチドリ
Scientific: Chlorostilbon [mellisugus, gibsoni or melanorhynchus], Chlorostilbon mellisugus, Chlorostilbon mellisugus mellisugus, Trochilus mellifugus, Trochilus mellisugus
Lithuanian: Mėlynuodegis smaragdinis kolibris
Dutch: Blauwstaartsmaragdkolibrie, Blauwstaart-smaragdkolibrie
Norwegian: Blåhalesmaragd
Polish: zlocik szmaragdowy, Złocik szmaragdowy
Portuguese: Esmeralda-de-cauda-azul
Portuguese (Brazil): Esmeralda-de-cauda-azul
Russian: Синехвостый изумрудный колибри
Slovak: smaragdovec medosavý
Swedish: Blåstjärtad smaragd
Ukrainian: Колібрі-смарагд синьохвостий
Chinese: 蓝尾翠蜂鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 藍尾翠蜂鳥

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