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Violet-chested Hummingbird

Sternoclyta cyanopectus (Gould, 1846)

The Violet-chested Hummingbird (Sternoclyta cyanopectus) is a species of hummingbird. It has a large global range and is not globally threatened. It is found in Venezuela and adjacent Colombia. It belongs to the monotypical genus Sternoclyta. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Trochilidae
Genus:
  Sternoclyta

Scientific:
  Sternoclyta cyanopectus

Citation:
  (Gould, 1846)

Reference:
  PZS Pt14 no.164 p.88

Protonym:
  Trochilus (Lampornis) cyanopectus

Avibase ID:
  B1A4A6A075AAE499

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/B1A4A6A0

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555208

Geographic range:

  • Sternoclyta cyanopectus: Andes of w Venezuela and coastal cordillera east to Miranda
English:
Violet-chested Hummingbird
Czech:
kolibřík fialovoprsý
German:
Veilchenbrustkolibri
Danish:
Violbrystet Kolibri
Spanish:
Colibrí Pechiazul
Finnish:
hämykolibri
French:
Colibri à poitrine violette
Italian:
Colibrì pettovioletto
Japanese:
sumiremunehachidori
Japanese:
スミレムネハチドリ
Dutch:
Paarsborstkolibrie
Norwegian:
Skjoldkolibri
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Skjoldkolibri
Polish:
fiolkowik
Russian:
Лиловогрудый колибри
Slovak:
medovec blyskáč
Swedish:
violbröstad kolibri
Ukrainian:
Колібрі аметистововолий
Chinese:
紫罗兰胸蜂鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Colibri à poitrine violette ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Colibri à poitrine violette ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 1st edition:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 3rd edition:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 4th edition:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 6th edition:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements, version 2015:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements, version 2016:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements, version 2017:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Clements, version 2018:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
eBird version 1.50:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
eBird version 1.52:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
eBird version 1.53:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
eBird version 1.54:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
eBird version 1.55:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
eBird version 2015:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
eBird version 2016:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
eBird version 2017:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
eBird version 2018:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
James Lee Peters:
Sternoclyta cyanopectus
James Lee Peters (original):
Sternoclyta cyanopectus
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Sternoclyta cyanopectus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Violet-chested Hummingbird ( Sternoclyta cyanopectus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Sternoclyta cyanopectus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Sternoclyta cyanopectus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Colibrí pitviolaci
Czech: kolibřík fialovoprsý, Kolibrík pestroprsý
Danish: Violbrystet Kolibri
German: Veilchenbrustkolibri, Veilchenbrust-Kolibri
English: Violet chested Hummingbird, Violet-chested Hummingbird
English (IOC): Violet-chested Hummingbird
Spanish: Colibrí Grande de Cola Oliva, Colibrí Pechiazul
Spanish (Colombia): Colibrí Grande de Cola Oliva
Spanish (Spain): Colibrí Pechiazul
Spanish (HBW): Violet-chested Hummingbird
Spanish (Venezuela): Colibrí Pechiazul
Finnish: Hämykolibri
French: Colibri à poitrine violette
Italian: Colibrì pettoviola, Colibrì pettovioletto
Japanese: sumiremunehachidori
Japanese: スミレムネハチドリ
Scientific: Sternoclyta cyanopectus, Trochilus (Lampornis) cyanopectus
Lithuanian: Violetakrūtis kolibris
Dutch: Paarsborstkolibrie
Norwegian Nynorsk: Skjoldkolibri
Norwegian: Skjoldkolibri
Polish: fiolkowik, fiołkowik, Flołkowik
Russian: Лиловогрудый колибри
Slovak: medovec blyskáč
Swedish: Violbröstad kolibri
Ukrainian: Колібрі аметистововолий
Chinese: 紫罗兰胸蜂鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 紫羅蘭胸蜂鳥

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