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West Andean Emerald

Chlorostilbon melanorhynchus Gould, 1860

The Western Emerald (Chlorostilbon melanorhynchus) is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family. Alternatively, it has been considered as a subspecies of either the Blue-tailed Emerald, C. mellisugus, or the Red-billed Emerald, C. gibsoni. It is found in Colombia and Ecuador. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Trochilidae
Genus:
  Chlorostilbon

Scientific:
  Chlorostilbon melanorhynchus

Citation:
  Gould, 1860

Reference:
  PZS Pt(28)2 p.308

Protonym:
  Chlorostilbon melanorhynchus

Avibase ID:
  9962537796D5C580

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/99625377

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555107

Geographic range:

  • Chlorostilbon melanorhynchus melanorhynchus: Andes of sw Colombia (Nariño) and w Ecuador
  • Chlorostilbon melanorhynchus pumilus: Pacific slope of w Colombia and w Ecuador
English:
West Andean Emerald
German:
Westandessmaragdkolibri
Danish:
Vestsmaragd
Spanish:
Esmeralda de los Andes Occidentales
Finnish:
vihersmaragdikolibri
French:
Émeraude des Andes occidentales
Italian:
Smeraldo occidentale
Japanese:
nishiandesuemerarudohachidori
Japanese:
ニシアンデスエメラルドハチドリ
Dutch:
West-Andessmaragdkolibrie
Norwegian:
Svartnebbsmaragd
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Svartnebbsmaragd
Polish:
zlocik czarnodzioby
Slovak:
smaragdovec blyšťavý
Swedish:
västandinsk smaragd
Chinese:
西翠蜂鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
West Andean Emerald ( Chlorostilbon melanorhynchus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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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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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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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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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 2018:
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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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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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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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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Chlorostilbon melanorhynchus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Chlorostilbon [gibsoni or melanorhynchus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Danish: Vestsmaragd
German: Westandessmaragdkolibri
English: West Andean Emerald, Western Emerald
English (IOC): Western Emerald
Spanish: Esmeralda de los Andes Occidentales, Esmeralda Occidental
Spanish (Colombia): Esmeralda Occidental
Spanish (Ecuador): Esmeralda Occidental
Spanish (Spain): Esmeralda coliazul (mellisugus)
Spanish (HBW): Western Emerald
Finnish: vihersmaragdikolibri
French: Émeraude à bec noir, Émeraude des Andes occidentales
Italian: Smeraldo delle Ande Occidenatli, Smeraldo delle Ande Occidentali, Smeraldo occidentale
Japanese: nishiandesuemerarudohachidori
Japanese: ニシアンデスエメラルドハチドリ
Scientific: Chlorostilbon gibsoni melanorhynchus, Chlorostilbon melanorhynchos, Chlorostilbon melanorhynchus, Chlorostilbon mellisugus melanorhynchos, Chlorostilbon mellisugus melanorhynchus, Chlorostilbon prasinus melanorhynchus
Lithuanian: Vakarinis smaragdinis kolibris
Dutch: West Andessmaragdkolibrie, West-Andessmaragdkolibrie
Norwegian Nynorsk: Svartnebbsmaragd
Norwegian: Svartnebbsmaragd
Polish: zlocik czarnodzioby, złocik czarnodzioby
Slovak: smaragdovec blyšťavý
Swedish: västandinsk smaragd, Västlig smaragd
Chinese: 西翠蜂鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 西方藍尾翠蜂鳥

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