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Coppery Thorntail
Discosura letitiae (Bourcier & Mulsant, 1852)
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Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Trochilidae
Genus:
  Discosura

Scientific:
  Discosura letitiae

Citation:
  (Bourcier & Mulsant, 1852)

Reference:
  Ann.Sci.Phys.Nat.Agric.Ind.(2) 4 p.143

Protonym:
  Trochilus letitiae

Avibase ID:
  E77089BB81416078

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E77089BB

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 693149


DATA DEFICIENT

Geographic range:

  • Discosura letitiae: Known from three specimens ca 1852 labeled from “Bolivia”
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Coppery Thorntail
Czech:
  kolibřík měděnohřbetý
German:
  Kupferfadenelfe
Danish:
  Boliviansk Tornhale
Spanish:
  Rabudito Cobrizo
Finnish:
  kuparihapsukolibri
French:
  Coquette de Letizia
Italian:
  Spinuro ramato
Japanese:
  douirotogeohachidori
Japanese:
  ドウイロトゲオハチドリ
Dutch:
  Koperen Draadkolibrie
Norwegian:
  Bronsetrådstjert
Polish:
  kolcosterek miedziany
Russian:
  Медный колючехвостый колибри
Slovak:
  prilbiarik medený
Swedish:
  kopparnålstjärt
Chinese:
  铜色刺尾蜂鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Catalan: Colibrí cuallarg de Letícia
Czech: kolibřík měděnohřbetý, Kolibrík medený
Danish: Boliviansk Tornhale
German: Kupferelfe, Kupfer-Elfe, Kupferfadenelfe
English: Coppery Thorntail, Coppery throntail, Letitia's Thorntail
English (IOC): Letitia's Thorntail
Spanish: Coqueta Cobriza, Rabudito Cobrizo
Spanish (Spain): Rabudito Cobrizo
Spanish (HBW): Coppery Thorntail
Finnish: Kuparihapsukolibri
French: Coquette de Létitia, Coquette de Letizia, Discosura letitiae
Hungarian: rézfényű fecskekolibri
Italian: Colibrì codalunga di Letizia, Spinuro ramato
Japanese: douirotogeohachidori
Japanese: ドウイロトゲオハチドリ
Latin: Discosura letitiae, Popelairia letitiae, Trochilus letitiae
Lithuanian: Varinis dygliauodegis kolibris
Dutch: Koperen Draadkolibrie
Norwegian: Bronsetrådstjert
Polish: kolcosterek miedziany
Russian: Медный колючехвостый колибри
Slovak: prilbiarik medený
Serbian: Bakreni bodljorepi kolibri
Swedish: Kopparnålstjärt
Ukrainian: Колібрі-голкохвіст бурштиновий
Chinese: 铜色刺尾蜂鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 銅色刺尾蜂鳥

 

         

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