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White-chinned Sapphire

Chlorestes cyanus (Vieillot, 1818)

The White-chinned Sapphire (Hylocharis cyanus) is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, and Venezuela. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, and heavily degraded former forest. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Trochilidae
Genus:
  Chlorestes

Scientific:
  Chlorestes cyanus

Citation:
  (Vieillot, 1818)

Reference:
  Nouv.Dict.Hist.Nat. p.426

Protonym:
  Trochilus cyanus

Avibase ID:
  8564ACE3CD9B4360

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/8564ACE3

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555134

Geographic range:

  • Chlorestes cyanus cyanus: Coastal e Brazil (Pernambuco to Rio de Janeiro)
  • Chlorestes cyanus viridiventris: Colombia to the Guianas, s Venezuela and n Brazil
  • Chlorestes cyanus rostrata: E Peru to ne Bolivia and w Brazil (Mato Grosso)
  • Chlorestes cyanus conversa: E Bolivia to n Paraguay and sw Brazil (Mato Grosso do Sul)
  • Chlorestes cyanus griseiventris: Coastal se Brazil (São Paulo) to ne Argentina (Buenos Aires)
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English:
White-chinned Sapphire
Catalan:
Colibrí safir carablau
Czech:
kolibřík bělobradý
Danish:
Blåbrystet Safir
German:
Weißkinn-Saphirkolibri
Spanish:
Zafiro gorjiblanco
Spanish (Spain):
Zafiro Gorjiblanco
Finnish:
sinisafiirikolibri
French:
Colibri azuré
Croatian:
plavorepi kolibrić
Italian:
Zaffiro mentobianco
Japanese (romaji):
shiroagosafaiahachidori
Japanese:
シロアゴサファイアハチドリ
Lithuanian:
Baltasmakris safyras
Dutch:
Witkinsaffierkolibrie
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kvithakekolibri
Norwegian:
Hvithakekolibri
Polish:
szafirek białobrody
Portuguese:
Beija-flor-rojo
Portuguese (Brazil):
beija-flor-roxo
Russian:
Белобородый сапфир
Slovak:
kolibrík bielobradý
Serbian:
Belobradi safir kolibri
Swedish:
vithakesafir
Ukrainian:
Колібрі-сапфір білобородий
Chinese:
白颊红嘴蜂鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
白頦紅嘴蜂鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Chlorestes cyanus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Chlorestes cyanus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Amazilia cyanus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Saphir azuré ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Saphir azuré ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Chlorestes cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Chlorestes cyanus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Chlorestes cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Chlorestes cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Chlorestes cyanus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Hylocharis cyanus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Hylocharis cyanus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Hylocharis cyanus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Hylocharis cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (20/02/2020):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Chlorestes cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/06/2020):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Chlorestes cyanus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/08/2021):
White-chinned Sapphire ( Chlorestes cyanus)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
White-chinned Sapphire ( Chlorestes cyanus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Hylocharis cyanus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Hylocharis cyanus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Colibrí safir carablau
Czech: Kolibrík belobradý, kolibřík bělobradý
Danish: Blåbrystet Safir
German: Weißkinnsaphir, Weisskinn-Saphir, Weißkinn-Saphirkolibri
English: White chinned Sapphire, White-chinned Sapphire
English, HBW: White-chinned Sapphire
English (IOC): White-chinned Sapphire
English (United States): White-chinned Sapphire
Spanish: Picaflor lazulita, Zafiro de Cabeza Azul, Zafiro Gorgiblanco, Zafiro gorjiblanco
Spanish (Argentine): Picaflor lazulita
Spanish (Colombia): Zafiro barbiblanco, Zafiro Gorgiblanco
Spanish (Ecuador): Zafiro Barbiblanco
Spanish (Spain): Zafiro Gorjiblanco
Spanish (HBW): White-chinned Sapphire
Spanish (Peru): Zafiro de Barbilla Blanca
Spanish (Paraguay): Picaflor lazulita
Spanish (Venezuela): Zafiro Cabecimorado
Finnish: Sinisafiirikolibri
French: Colibri azuré, Saphir azuré
Guarani: Mainumby, Mainumbý
Croatian: plavorepi kolibrić
Italian: Colibrì zaffiro golabianca, Zaffiro mentobianco
Japanese (romaji): shiroagosafaiahachidori
Japanese: シロアゴサファイアハチドリ
Scientific: Amazilia cyanus, Chlorestes cyanus, Hylocharis cyanus, Hylocharis cyanus cyanus, Trochilus cyanus
Lithuanian: Baltasmakris safyras
Dutch: Witkinsaffierkolibrie, Witkin-saffierkolibrie
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kvithakekolibri
Norwegian: Hvithakekolibri
Polish: szafirek bialobrody, szafirek białobrody
Portuguese: Beija-flor-rojo, beija-flor-roxo
Portuguese (Brazil): Beija-flor-roxo
Portuguese (Portugal): Beija-flor-púrpura
Russian: Белобородый сапфир, Белогорлый сапфир
Slovak: kolibrík bielobradý
Serbian: Belobradi safir kolibri
Sranan: Korke, Kownubri
Swedish: Blåbröstad safir, vithakesafir
Turkish: Ak gıdılı safir
Ukrainian: Колібрі-сапфір білобородий
Chinese: 白颊红嘴蜂鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 白頦紅嘴蜂鳥

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