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Purple-throated Mountain-gem

Lampornis calolaemus (Salvin, O 1865)

The purple-throated mountaingem is a hummingbird that breeds in the mountains of southern Nicaragua, northern Costa Rica and western Panama. This bird inhabits forested areas in hilly terrain, and is found at altitudes from 800 to 2,500 m. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Trochilidae
Genus:
   Lampornis
Scientific:
  Lampornis calolaemus


Original description

Citation:
  (Salvin, O 1865)

Reference:
   Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1864, Part 3 p.584

Protonym:
  Oreopyra calolaema

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28500921


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  C3F849E67140F9CA

Avibase ID:
  avibase-C3F849E6

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/C3F849E6


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 693163

Geographic range:

  • Lampornis calolaemus calolaemus: Mountains of Costa Rica and w-central Panama
  • Lampornis calolaemus pectoralis: Mountains of Nicaragua and nw Costa Rica
  • Lampornis calolaemus homogenes: Pacific slope of extreme s Costa Rica and w Panama
English:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem
Catalan:
Colibrí de gola porpra
Czech:
kolibrík fialovohrdlý
Danish:
Purpurstrubet Bjergjuvel
German:
Purpurkehlnymphe
Spanish:
Colibrí gorjipúrpura
Spanish (Spain):
Colibrí Gorjipúrpura
Finnish:
purppurapilvikolibri
French:
Colibri à gorge pourprée
Croatian:
tirkiznočeli kolibrić
Hungarian:
lilatorkú hegyikolibri
Italian:
Orogemma golaviola
Japanese (romaji):
fujinodoshiromejirihachidori
Japanese:
フジノドシロメジリハチドリ
Dutch:
Purperkeeljuweelkolibrie
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Purpurstrupejuvel
Norwegian:
Purpurstrupejuvel
Polish:
malachicik purpurowogardły
Portuguese:
beija-flor-de-garganta-púrpura
Russian:
Пурпурногорлый солнечник
Slovak:
medovec purpurovec
Serbian:
Ljubičastogrli planinski kolibri
Swedish:
purpurstrupig bergsjuvel
Ukrainian:
колібрі-самоцвіт пурпуровогорлий
Chinese:
紫喉宝石蜂鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
靛喉寶石蜂鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaema) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaema) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaema) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaema) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaema) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaema) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaema) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaema) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaema) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaema) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaema) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaema) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl. and addendum):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 62nd suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 63rd suppl.):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Colibri à gorge pourprée ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Colibri à gorge pourprée ( Lampornis calolaema) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Purple-throated Mountain Gem ( Lampornis calolaema) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Purple-throated Mountain Gem ( Lampornis calolaema) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Purple-throated Mountain-gem ( Lampornis calolaema) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Purple-throated Mountaingem ( Lampornis calolaemus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Lampornis calolaemus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Lampornis calolaemus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Lampornis [castaneoventris, cinereicauda or calolaemus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

See also the taxonomic synonyms table.


Catalan: Colibrí de gola porpra
Czech: kolibrík fialovohrdlý
Danish: Purpurstrubet Bjergjuvel
German: Purpurkehlnymphe
English: Purple-throated Mountain Gem, Purple-throated Mountaingem, Purple-throated Mountain-gem
English, HBW: Purple-throated Mountain-gem
English (IOC): Purple-throated Mountaingem
English (United States): Purple-throated Mountain-gem
Spanish: Colibrí gorjipúrpura, Colibrí Montañés Gorguimorado
Spanish (Costa Rica): Colibrí Montañes Gorgimorado, Colibrí Montañés Gorgimorado
Spanish (Spain): Colibrí Gorjipúrpura
Spanish (HBW): Purple-throated Mountain-gem
Spanish (Panama): Colibrí Montañés Gorguimorado
Finnish: purppurapilvikolibri
French: Améthyste à gorge pourprée, Colibri à gorge pourprée
Croatian: tirkiznočeli kolibrić
Hungarian: lilatorkú hegyikolibri
Italian: Orogemma golaviola
Japanese (romaji): fujinodoshiromejirihachidori
Japanese: フジノドシロメジリハチドリ
Scientific: Lampornis calolaema, Lampornis calolaemus, Lampornis calolaemus calolaemus, Oreopyra calolaema
Dutch: Purperkeeljuweelkolibrie
Norwegian Nynorsk: Purpurstrupejuvel
Norwegian: Purpurstrupejuvel
Polish: malachicik purpurowogardły
Portuguese: beija-flor-de-garganta-púrpura
Portuguese (Portugal): colibri-de-garganta-púrpura
Russian: Пурпурногорлый сверкающий колибри, Пурпурногорлый солнечник
Slovak: medovec purpurovec
Serbian: Ljubičastogrli planinski kolibri
Swedish: purpurstrupig bergsjuvel
Turkish: Mor gerdanlı dağmücevheri
Ukrainian: колібрі-самоцвіт пурпуровогорлий
Chinese: 紫喉宝石蜂鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 靛喉寶石蜂鳥

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